Robert Francis Haynes

20 May 1820–31 August 1901 (Age 81)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Francis

When Robert Francis Haynes was born on 20 May 1820, in New York, United States, his father, Robert Clement Haynes, was 36 and his mother, Charity Marshall, was 27. He married Theresa J Bobbitt on 24 November 1841, in Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Elmwood, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Rosefield Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 31 August 1901, in Oak Hill, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Robert Francis Haynes
Theresa J Bobbitt
Marriage: 24 November 1841
Cynthia Ann Haynes
Lloyd Dallas Haynes
Dallas Fernald Haynes
Josephine M Haynes
Susan Frances Haynes
William E Haynes
Melissa Haynes
John Willis Haynes
Robert Ellery Haynes

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  • Marriage
    24 November 1841Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 7
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 26
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 27037;2007: 62547; 2010: 85974)English: variant of Hayne , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s; see Hain . Compare Hains .English: habitational name from Haynes (Bedfordshire), which may derive from Old English hagenas, plural form of hagen ‘enclosure’.

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Robert E. Haynes in entry for Susan F. Robeson, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
    • Robert F Haynes, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Robert F. Haynes, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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