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
Ruby Corpe
Marriage: 8 May 1880
Dora Edith Haldeman
Unknown Haldeman
Elsie Margart Haldeman

Spouse and Children

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


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    World Events (8)

    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1861: LaSalle, Illinois, United States
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    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.

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    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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