Phoebe Jane Klingler

7 February 1854–25 January 1921 (Age 67)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Phoebe Jane

When Phoebe Jane Klingler was born on 7 February 1854, in Indiana, United States, her father, Elijah W Klingler, was 27 and her mother, Mary E Stephenson, was 23. She married Francis Julian Hauhn on 13 September 1868, in Zionsville, Boone, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Eagle Township, Boone, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Milton, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 25 January 1921, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

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Francis Julian Hauhn
Phoebe Jane Klingler
Marriage: 13 September 1868
Elma Lillian Hauhn
Clyde Tennis Hauhn
Alice Effie Hauhn
Josephine Isabella Hauhn
Mary Gladys Hauhn
Henry Chase Hauhn

Spouse and Children

13 September 1868
Zionsville, Boone, Indiana, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Elijah W Klingler





    Pleasant Clingler


    Joel Clingler



    Isable C. Klingler


    Olletta Clinger


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 2

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 18

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

German:1. in southern Germany and Austria, a topographic name from the field name Klingle , a diminutive of Klinge . 2. nickname for a gossip, from Middle High German klingelen ‘to chat’. 3. in southwestern Germany, an occupational name for town crier or a nickname for a beggar, from an agent derivative of klingeln ‘to ring a bell’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phebe Havln in household of F J Havln, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Phebee Haun in household of Frances Haun, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Phoebe J Hauhn in household of Francis J Hauhn, "United States Census, 1910"

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