Harriet Wisely

about 5 January 1829–March 1896 (Age 67)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Wisely was born about 5 January 1829, in Ohio, United States, her father, Edward Wiseley, was 46 and her mother, Leah Tomlinson, was 39. She married Isaac Brandt on 1 November 1849, in Fairfield, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States for about 5 years and Polk, Iowa, United States in 1895. She died in March 1896, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Brandt
Harriet Wisely
Marriage: 1 November 1849
Amos Brandt
Alice J Brandt
Olive Brandt
William Robert Brandt
George Brandt
George Brandt

Spouse and Children

1 November 1849
Fairfield, Ohio, United States


    Amos Brandt


    Alice J Brandt



    George Brandt


    William Robert Brandt


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 7

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeen): unexplained; most probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harriet Branett in household of Isaac Branett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Hariet Brandt in household of J Brandt, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Harriett J Brandt in household of Isaac Brandt, "Iowa State Census, 1885"

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