Susan Herman

Brief Life History of Susan

When Susan Herman was born in 1820, in Ohio, United States, her father, George Harman, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth Kuster, was 25. She had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Abraham Hummer. She lived in Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died in 1889, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Hummer
Susan Herman
Daniel Hummer
William A. Hummer
Winfield Scott Hummer
John Kipfer Hummer
Mary E Hummer
Eliza Hummer
Emma Jane Hummer
Lucinda Humner
Sarah Ann Hummer

Sources (11)

  • Susan Homer in household of Abram Homer, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Susan Rice in entry for Lucinda A Hess, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Susan Homer in household of A Homer, "United States Census, 1860"

World Events (7)

1820 · Making States Equal

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

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


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

Name Meaning

English, French, Walloon, Dutch, Flemish, Hungarian, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements heri, hari ‘army’ + man ‘man’. Compare Harman 5.

Americanized form of German Hermann , a cognate of 1 above.

English: perhaps a shortened form of Herniman, a topographic name for a ‘dweller (in a) nook or corner of land’, from Middle English herne, hirne, hurne + man. See also Hearn .

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

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