Martha J. Arnold

19 January 1824–12 May 1904 (Age 80)
Palermo, Waldo, Maine, United States

The Life of Martha J.

When Martha J. Arnold was born on 19 January 1824, in Palermo, Waldo, Maine, United States, her father, Spencer Arnold, was 29 and her mother, Nancy Soule, was 29. She had at least 1 daughter with Stephen Flint Barton. She lived in Maine, United States in 1870. She died on 12 May 1904, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 80.

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Stephen Flint Barton
Martha J. Arnold
Lizzie A Barton

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries: 1827: Waldo, Maine, United States

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from a very widely used personal name of Germanic origin, composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule’. In addition, it has probably absorbed various European cognates and their derivatives (for the forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).2 English: habitational name from either of the two places called Arnold ( see Arnall ).3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name, at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Barton, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martha J Barton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Martha Barton in household of Stephen Barton, "United States Census, 1870"

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