Peter Cain Jr.


Brief Life History of Peter

When Peter Cain Jr. was born in 1862, in Harrison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States, his father, Peter Cain, was 44 and his mother, Missouri Ann Mullins, was 39. He died in 1864, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 2, and was buried in Harrison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Peter Cain
Missouri Ann Mullins
Talitha Jane Cain
Mary Catherine Cain
Daniel Alexander Cain
Rebecca Ann Cain
Sarah E Cain
Donathan Cain
David Mullens Cain
Hughell W Cain
Missouri Ann Cain
Peter Cain Jr.
John Crittenden Cain
Rose Olive Cain

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  • Peter Cain Jr in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current

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Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

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.

Name Meaning

Manx: from Gaelic Mac Catháin ‘son of Cathan’, see Kane . The personal name literally meant ‘warrior’, a derivative of Manx cah ‘battle’ (Irish cath).

English: variant of Cane .

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from the city of Caen in Calvados, France.

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

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