Martha Elizabeth Haner

Female15 February 1848–10 September 1919

Brief Life History of Martha Elizabeth

When Martha Elizabeth Haner was born on 15 February 1848, in Lexington, Greene, New York, United States, her father, Henry Haner, was 28 and her mother, Louisa Wiltse, was 23. She married Gamaliel Huggans on 6 February 1876, in Lexington, Greene, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Prattsville, Prattsville, Greene, New York, United States for about 55 years. She died on 10 September 1919, in Prattsville, Greene, New York, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Prattsville, Greene, New York, United States.

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Gamaliel Huggans
Martha Elizabeth Haner
Marriage: 6 February 1876
Olive Bernice Huggans
Charlotte Mae Huggans

Sources (13)

  • Martha E Hagner in household of Henry Hagner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha E Huggans, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"
  • Marthes Haner in entry for A Lindsay O Connor and Olive B Huggans, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 February 1876Lexington, Greene, New York, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 15

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 15

    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.

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 19

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    German: variant of Hahner 1, a habitational name for someone from any of the places called Hahn.

    German (Häner): see Haener .

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

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