Patrick Haney

3 January 1823–13 November 1896 (Age 73)
Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Patrick

When Patrick Haney was born on 3 January 1823, in Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Achor B Haney, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Boor, was 25. He married Rebecca J Brackney on 13 October 1844, in Clay City, Clay, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Perry Township, Clay, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Illinois, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1847. He died on 13 November 1896, in Putnamville, Putnam, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Riley, Vigo, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Haney
1823–1896
Rebecca J Brackney
1827–1898
Marriage: 13 October 1844
Aker Branson Haney
1845–1919
Barbara Elizabeth Haney
1846–1916
Joanah Julia Haney
1848–1938
Edward Haney
1849–
Solon Haney
1851–
Eveline Haney
1853–
Calvin Haney
1855–
Abbie L Haney
1858–1939
Ezra Oliver Haney
1861–1944
Viola Haney
1864–

Spouse and Children

    Male1823–1896Male

    Rebecca J Brackney

    Female1827–1898Female

MARRIAGE
13 October 1844
Clay City, Clay, Indiana, United States
children

(10)

    Aker Branson Haney

    Male1845–1919Male

    Barbara Elizabeth Haney

    Female1846–1916Female

    Joanah Julia Haney

    Female1848–1938Female

    Male1849–Male

    Male1851–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1787–1838Male

    Margaret Boor

    Female1797–1874Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1832 · Black Hawk War

Age 9

"The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."
1846

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: probably a variant of Hanney .2 Scottish or Irish: reduced form of McHaney .3 Americanized spelling of Norwegian Hanøy, a habitational name from any of four farmsteads so named, from Old Norse haðna ‘young nanny-goat’ or hani ‘cock’ (probably indicating a crag or mountain resembling a cock's comb in shape) + øy ‘island’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Patrick Haney, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Patrick Haney, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Patrick Haney, "United States Census, 1860"

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