Mary E. Boatman

24 November 1844–6 April 1926 (Age 81)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary E.

When Mary E. Boatman was born on 24 November 1844, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Barnard Barnhart Boatman, was 34 and her mother, Eliza Ward, was 33. She married Jacob L. Reisinger on 28 July 1864. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Morgan Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States for about 60 years. She died on 6 April 1926, at the age of 81, and was buried in Vinton, Gallia, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob L. Reisinger
1843–1924
Mary E. Boatman
1844–1926
Marriage: 28 July 1864
Lizzie Reisenghe
1865–
Eliza Ellen Reisinger
1866–1939
Edward Reisinger
1867–1912
Fannie Reisinger
1884–1947

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 July 1864
Gallia,Ohio
children

(4)

    Lizzie Reisenghe

    Female1865–Female

    Eliza Ellen Reisinger

    Female1866–1939Female

    Edward Reisinger

    Male1867–1912Male

    Female1884–1947Female

Parents and Siblings

    Barnard Barnhart Boatman

    Male1810–1887Male

    Eliza Ward

    Female1811–1892Female

siblings

(7)

    Aaron Boatman

    Male1839–1911Male

    Male1840–1904Male

    Henry Boatman

    Male1842–1856Male

    Nelson Boatman

    Male1842–1906Male

    Female1844–1926Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 16

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.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 19

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 22

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English bot(e) ‘boat’ + man ‘man’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Reisenghe in household of Jacob Reisenghe, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Reisinger in household of Jacob Reisinger, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary E Boatman in household of Barna Boatman, "United States Census, 1860"

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