John Daniels

1829–1891 (Age 62)
Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Daniels was born in 1829, in Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Isaac Daniels, was 40 and his mother, Mary Daniels, was 41. He married Nancy Cornelius on 28 October 1851, in Jackson, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1870 and Union Center Township, Elk, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died in 1891, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 62.

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John Daniels
1829–1891
Nancy Cornelius
1825–1904
Marriage: 28 October 1851
Emma Margaret Dannels
1855–1935
Seth Daniels
1857–1922
John H Dannels
1862–1932
Martha J. Daniel
1865–1943
Lydia Ann Daniels
1871–1940

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 1
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail
Age 1
Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1846
Age 17
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English, North German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Daniel .

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

Possible Related Names

Daniel
Dannels
Nelis

Sources (8)

  • John Danniel, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Daniel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Daniels in household of Isaac Daniels, "United States Census, 1850"

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