Charles Edward Brackett

13 March 1847–
New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Edward

When Charles Edward Brackett was born on 13 March 1847, in New Hampshire, United States, his father, David Brackett, was 24 and his mother, Mary Elisabeth Beach Francis, was 18. He married Angie K Silloway on 29 August 1868. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 50 years.

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Charles Edward Brackett
Angie K Silloway
Marriage: 29 August 1868
Louisa B Selloway
Angie R Bracket
Lula Eliza Brackett
Lucian L Bracket
Edward Charles Brackett
Frederick Major Brackett
Lena Blanche Brackett
Lillian May Brackett
Lois Angie Brackett

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World Events (8)

1848 · Slavery is Abolished
Age 1
In 1840, the American Anti-Slavery Society split and slavery started being outlawed in the state. In Canterbury, Connecticut, Prudence Crandall started a school for young African American girls. The people got mad and Crandall was taken to court. The case was lost and that was the beginning of many other cases that would be lost, but it was also the start of having slavery abolished.
Age 16
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 34
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English, Old French brachet, denoting a type of hound. The word was also used as a term of abuse.

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

Sources (36)

  • Chas E Bracket, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles Boarkett in household of Alexander Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Chas E Brackett, "United States Census, 1880"

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