Harriet E Rudy

1819–1880 (Age 61)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Harriet E

When Harriet E Rudy was born in 1819, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Philip Rudy, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Obermeyer, was 22. She married John B Young on 9 November 1842, in West Beaver Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Bethlehem Township, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died in 1880, in Beallsville, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 61.

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John B Young
Harriet E Rudy
Marriage: 9 November 1842
Caroline Young
Mary J Young
Amanda Elizabeth Young
Esther Ann Young
Eliza Louise
James Luclus Young
William Young
Jerome McFeeley Young

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 November 1842West Beaver Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 0
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 1
    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 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 17
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    South German: variant of Rudi .Ukrainian, Rusyn, Polish, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic); Rusyn (from Slovakia), Slovak, and Czech (also Rudý): nickname for someone with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Ukrainian and Polish rudy, Slovak and Czech rudý ‘red, reddish-brown’.

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Harriet Young in household of John Young, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Harriet Young in entry for Alfred Dundass and Caroline Young, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"

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