Samuel Battin

24 January 1801–16 February 1872 (Age 71)
Millville, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Battin was born on 24 January 1801, in Millville, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry V. Battin, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Eves, was 33. He married Henrietta R. Katz on 22 May 1834, in Millville, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 16 February 1872, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Battin
Henrietta R. Katz
Marriage: 22 May 1834
Ethelind Elmira Battin
Henry Samuel Battin
Horace K. Battin

Spouse and Children

22 May 1834
Millville, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States


    Ethelind Elmira Battin


    Henry Samuel Battin


    Horace K. Battin


Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 11

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 19

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Batt 1 or 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Battin, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Samuel Battin in entry for Ethel D. Douglass, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"
  • Samuel Bathin Or Battin, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"

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