Huldah Cheshire

Female13 January 1837–25 January 1910

Brief Life History of Huldah

When Huldah Cheshire was born on 13 January 1837, in Ohio, United States, her father, Samuel Cheshire, was 47 and her mother, Delila Poston, was 33. She married Abraham Price on 11 February 1855, in Vermilion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Iowa, United States in 1870 and Louisa, Iowa, United States in 1900. She died on 25 January 1910, in Indianola, Warren, Iowa, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Indianola, Warren, Iowa, United States.

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Abraham Price
Huldah Cheshire
Marriage: 11 February 1855
Vinton Kossuth Price
Clinton Leroy Price
Emma E. Price

Sources (23)

  • Huldah Price in household of C L Price, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hulda Cheshire - birth:
  • Hulduh Price, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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  • Marriage
    11 February 1855Vermilion, Illinois, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 9

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


    Age 9

    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Warren, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Warren, Iowa, United States

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 23

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name for someone from the county of Cheshire in northwestern England, the name of which is early recorded as Cestrescire, from the name of the county seat, Chester , + Old English scīr ‘district, division’.

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

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