Phebe Ann Burhans

28 November 1845–6 March 1934 (Age 88)
Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Phebe Ann

When Phebe Ann Burhans was born on 28 November 1845, in Ulster, New York, United States, her father, Alfred Wood Burhans, was 34 and her mother, Jemima J Budd, was 25. She married Hiram H Terwilliger in 1868, in Ulster, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Ellenville, Wawarsing, Ulster, New York, United States for about 20 years and Wawarsing, Wawarsing, Ulster, New York, United States in 1920. She died on 6 March 1934, in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Ellenville, Wawarsing, Ulster, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram H Terwilliger
Phebe Ann Burhans
Marriage: 1868
Milton Newkirk Terwilliger
Helen Frances Terwilliger
Mae Terwilliger
Mary Terwilliger

Spouse and Children

    Hiram H Terwilliger



Ulster, New York, United States


    Milton Newkirk Terwilliger


    Helen Frances Terwilliger



    Mary Terwilliger


Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Wood Burhans





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World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 1

Iowa is the 29th state.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 25

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German būr ‘farmer’, ‘peasant’ + the personal name Hans, a short form of Johannes ( see John ), hence ‘farmer John’. See also Burian .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phebe Ann Benhaus in household of Alfred Benhaus, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Plaube A Terwilliger in household of Hiram H Terwilliger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Phebe A Ternilliger in household of Hiram Ternilliger, "United States Census, 1920"

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