Frances A. Currier

about 1849–
New York, United States

The Life of Frances A.

When Frances A. Currier was born about 1849, in New York, United States, her father, Nathan P. Currier, was 30 and her mother, Frances A. Cook, was 23. She lived in Perry, Perry, Wyoming, New York, United States in 1860 and Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States in 1865.

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Family Time Line

Nathan P. Currier
1819–1880
Frances A. Cook
1826–1876
Frances A. Currier
1849–
Carrie Adele Currier
1851–1936
Edward Nathan Currier
1858–1902

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 14

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

Age 14

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.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a person who dressed leather after it was tanned, Middle English curreyour (Old French conreeur ‘currier’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Adalaid Currier in household of W P Currier, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Francis A Currier in household of N P Currier, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frances A Currier in household of Nathan P Currier, "United States Census, 1870"

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