Harding W. Case

Maryland, United States

The Life of Harding W.

Harding W. Case was born in 1844, in Maryland, United States as the son of Case. He married Melinda Milks on 21 August 1871, in Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Harding W. Case
Melinda Milks
Marriage: 21 August 1871
Margaret Olivia Presley Case

Spouse and Children

21 August 1871
Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan, United States


    Margaret Olivia Presley Case


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World Events (8)


Age 2

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

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 31

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French cas(s)e ‘case’, ‘container’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.2 Americanized spelling of French Caisse .3 Americanized spelling of Kaas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harding W Case, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"
  • 1880, Harding W Case as the head of the household, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Harding W. Case, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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