Henry T Hawkins

14 August 1859–17 July 1919 (Age 59)
Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life of Henry T

Henry T Hawkins was born on 14 August 1859, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States as the son of Lieu Alexander Hawkins and Martha Farley. He married Mary F Swartz on 7 October 1888, in Monroe, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Creek Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States in 1910. He died on 17 July 1919, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Henry T Hawkins
Mary F Swartz
Marriage: 7 October 1888
Herschell Henry Hawkins
Pearl B Hawkins
William Leo Hawkins

Spouse and Children

7 October 1888
Monroe, Indiana, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 4

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 16

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: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry T Hawkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry T Hawkins in household of Alexander Hawkins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Hawkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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