Henry Allen Christopher

about 1848–29 October 1894 (Age 46)
Liverpool, Queens, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Henry Allen

When Henry Allen Christopher was born about 1848, in Liverpool, Queens, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Edward Burke Christopher, was 30 and his mother, Lydia M Parker, was 26. He married Margaret LeCain Ritchie on 23 January 1872, in Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870 and Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1872. He died on 29 October 1894, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Allen Christopher
1848–1894
Margaret LeCain Ritchie
1845–
Marriage: 23 January 1872
Edward Earnest Christopher
1874–
Henry Whitman Christopher
1875–1875
William Hinckley Christopher
1884–1885

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 January 1872
Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada
children

(3)

    Edward Earnest Christopher

    Male1874–Male

    Henry Whitman Christopher

    Male1875–1875Male

    William Hinckley Christopher

    Male1884–1885Male

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Burke Christopher

    Male1818–1884Male

    Lydia M Parker

    Female1822–1867Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1845–1869Male

    George A. Christopher

    Male1847–1914Male

    Male1848–1894Male

    Maria A Christopher

    Female1850–1904Female

    Charlotte A. Christopher

    Female1852–1905Female

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1869

Age 21

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1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 27

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Greek: Signifying Christ's bearer or carrier. Kitto and Kittoe are Cornish forms of Kit, for Christopher. Christabel and Christobella are derived from the Cristobal, the Spanish form of Christopher. Custefre is an Anglo-Norman form of Christopher. Gillecriosd is the Gaelic form of Christopher, but it really means "servant of Christ."

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Christopher in household of Edmund Christopher, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Henry A. in entry for Edward Ernest Christopher and Amanda Mary Beckwith Buckler, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Henry A. Christopher in entry for William H. Christopher, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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