Willard Hosea Mann

16 August 1862–6 February 1940 (Age 77)
Ellsworth, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Willard Hosea

When Willard Hosea Mann was born on 16 August 1862, in Ellsworth, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Richard Mann, was 27 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Thing, was 18. He married Johanna Dean on 4 July 1893. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Trimbelle, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States for about 25 years. He died on 6 February 1940, in Prescott, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in St Bridgets Cemetery, River Falls, Pierce, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willard Hosea Mann
1862–1940
Johanna Dean
1863–1956
Marriage: 4 July 1893
Julia Anna Mann
1894–1894
Mary Rilla Mann
1895–1988
Margaret Hannah Mann
1897–1943
Stella Lucile Mann
1900–
Elizabeth Frances Mann
1901–1969

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1893
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented
    Age 5
    A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
    1886
    Age 24
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fierce or strong man, or for a man contrasted with a boy, from Middle English, Middle High German man, German Mann ‘man’. In some cases it may have arisen as an occupational name for a servant, from the medieval use of the term to describe a person of inferior social status. The Jewish surname can be artificial.English and German: from the ancient Germanic personal name Manno, found in Old English as Mann or Manna. This originated either as a byname or else as a short form of a compound name containing the element man ‘man’, such as Hermann .English: habitational name from the Isle of Man.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Manon
    Mannel
    Manns
    Mansell
    Mankin
    Tanzman
    Hermann
    Man
    Mannes
    Mon
    Manheim

    Sources (16)

    • Willard H. Mann in entry for Elizabeth Frances Mann, "Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"
    • Willard H Mann, "Wisconsin State Census, 1895"
    • Willard Jos. Man, "Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930"

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