Ella Van Auken

about 1863–Deceased (Age NaN)
New York, United States

The Life of Ella

When Ella Van Auken was born about 1863, in New York, United States, her father, Abraham Benson Van Aken, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth VanKeuren, was 21.

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Family Time Line

Robert Parsons
1861–
Ella Van Auken
1863–

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Benson Van Aken

    Male1840–Male

    Elizabeth VanKeuren

    Female1842–1878Female

siblings

(9)

    Lawrence C Van Auken

    Male1862–Male

    Female1863–Female

    Bruyn Van Auken

    Male1866–Male

    Jennie Van Auken

    Female1871–1930Female

    Sarah Martha Van Aken

    Female1871–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 0

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 54

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Ella VanAken - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Ella VanAken

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