Henrietta Hathaway

17 February 1830–2 July 1888 (Age 58)
Saranac, Clinton, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Henrietta

When Henrietta Hathaway was born on 17 February 1830, in Saranac, Clinton, New York, United States, her father, Orson B Hathaway, was 21 and her mother, Lucina Call, was 19. She married Henry Philander Wright before 1844, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 2 July 1888, in Schuyler Falls, Clinton, New York, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Peru, Clinton, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Philander Wright
1823–1903
Henrietta Hathaway
1830–1888
Marriage: before 1844
Charles M Wright
1846–1864
Wright
1874–1878
Lucretia Melvina Wright Ballou
1847–1919
Rev. Joel Franklin Wright
1849–1939
Franklin W Wright
1850–
Sarah Evelyn Wright
1852–1904
Rev Frederick L. Wright
1854–1918
Warren Josiah Wright
1856–1909
Ada Wright
1858–1862
R Ellie Wright
1861–1865
D Leslie Wright
1863–1864
Martin H Wright
1872–1873

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1844New York, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1832 · The Black Hawk War
    Age 2
    Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 6
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1846
    Age 16
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English:from the Middle English personal name Hatewi (Old English Heathuwīg), or from ancient Germanic Hathuwic, Hadewic, all ‘war’ + ‘war, battle’.topographic name for someone who lived at or near a road across a heath, from Middle English he(a)th ‘heath’ + wei(e) ‘way’ (Old English hǣth + weg).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hardaway
    Haddaway
    Hattaway
    Hathway
    Adaway
    Hatheway
    Hadaway
    Hataway

    Sources (9)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Henrietta Hathaway - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Henrietta Hathaway
    • Henryetta Wright in household of Henry Wright, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Henritta Wright in household of Henry Wright, "United States Census, 1870"

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