Charles Edward Havens

6 May 1832–7 March 1865 (Age 32)
Shelter Island, Shelter Island, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life of Charles Edward

When Charles Edward Havens was born on 6 May 1832, in Shelter Island, Shelter Island, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, Renesaleer Havens, was 59 and his mother, Catherine Cebra Webb, was 31. He married Mary Jane Tracy on 9 September 1855, in Beaver Dam, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 7 March 1865, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 32.

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Charles Edward Havens
Mary Jane Tracy
Marriage: 9 September 1855
Alice Mary Havens

Spouse and Children

9 September 1855
Beaver Dam, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States


    Alice Mary Havens


Parents and Siblings

    Renesaleer Havens


    Catherine Cebra Webb




    Howard Havens


    Fannie Maria Havens


    Anna Jenkins Havens


    Catherine Havens


    Sylvester Darius Havens


+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 14

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 26

Minnesota is the 32nd state.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Haven or a hypercorrected form of Avins, which Reaney derives from the female personal name Avina.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Edward Havens in entry for Alice Mary Havens, "Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"
  • Charles E. Havens, "Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930"
  • Charles Edward Havens in entry for Alice Mary Havens, "Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"

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