Anna B. Longenecker

8 October 1856–
Summit, Ohio, United States

The Life of Anna B.

When Anna B. Longenecker was born on 8 October 1856, in Summit, Ohio, United States, her father, Samuel H Longenecker, was 32 and her mother, Sophia Beckley, was 32. She lived in Springfield Township, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1860.

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Samuel H Longenecker
Sophia Beckley
Addison B. Longenecker
Adaline Longenecker
Barbara Longenecker
Cyrus B. Longenecker
Elizabeth B. Longenecker
Anna B. Longenecker
Amanda Longenecker

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 4

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 34

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Swiss German Langenecker, a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Langeneck, from Old High German lang ‘long’ + egga ‘corner’.

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

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  • Anna Longenecker in household of Samuel H Longenecker, "United States Census, 1860"

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