Alice V Fenstermaker

about 1863–before 1891 (Age 28)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Alice V

When Alice V Fenstermaker was born about 1863, in Indiana, United States, her father, Jacob Fenstemaker, was 29 and her mother, Eliza Shoemaker, was 29. She married Jesse Ellsworth Ryan on 17 September 1882, in Clinton, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Jackson Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died before 1891, at the age of 27.

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Jesse Ellsworth Ryan
Alice V Fenstermaker
Marriage: 17 September 1882
Laura H. Ryan

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World Events (8)

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Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
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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.
1872 · The First National Park
Age 9
Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German Fenstermacher or Americanized spelling of the Dutch cognate Venstermaker.

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

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Sources (4)

  • Alice V Fen in household of Fen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Alice Fenstemaker in household of Jacob Fenstemaker, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alice V Fenstemaker in the 1870 United States Federal Census

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