Cynthia Westfall

19 November 1825–8 December 1902 (Age 77)
Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Cynthia

When Cynthia Westfall was born on 19 November 1825, in Darke, Ohio, United States, her father, Jacob Westfall, was 47 and her mother, Barbara Crawn, was 35. She married George Smith on 12 April 1846, in Darke, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 8 December 1902, in Darke, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

George Smith
1816–1860
Cynthia Westfall
1825–1902
Marriage: 12 April 1846
Mary Ellen Smith
1846–
Eunice Smith
1848–
Martin Bart Smith
1851–1933
Barbara Ann Smith
1853–1936

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 5
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
Age 11
On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846
Age 21
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: regional name for someone from Westphalia, Middle High German, Middle Low German Westvāl.

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

Possible Related Names

Westfahl

Sources (10)

  • Cynthia Smith in household of George Smith, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Abe Slonacher, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Cynthia Slonaker, "United States Census, 1880"

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