David Nelson Haldeman

1851–5 October 1901 (Age 50)
Eagle Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of David Nelson

When David Nelson Haldeman was born in 1851, in Eagle Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, his father, Jacob Haldeman, was 39 and his mother, Rachel Ann Gantt, was 31. He married Ruby Corpe on 8 May 1880, in Streator, LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 5 October 1901, in Streator, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

David Nelson Haldeman
1851–1901
Ruby Corpe
1855–1935
Marriage: 8 May 1880
Dora Edith Haldeman
1877–1976
Haldeman
1901–
Unknown Haldeman
1910–
Elsie Margart Haldeman
1889–1969

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 May 1880Streator, LaSalle, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1861
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1861: LaSalle, Illinois, United States
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of South German Haldemann: topographic name for someone who lived on a mountainside or slope, from Middle High German halde ‘slope’ + man(n) ‘man’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Halteman
    Haldiman

    Sources (10)

    • Nelson Haldeman, "United States Census, 1880"
    • David A Holderman Or Halderman, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Nelson Wilderman in household of Rachael Wilderman, "United States Census, 1860"

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