John Hancher

25 May 1815–6 January 1887 (Age 71)
Winchester, Frederick, Virginia, United States

The Life of John

When John Hancher was born on 25 May 1815, in Winchester, Frederick, Virginia, United States, his father, Thomas Daniel Hancher, was 29 and his mother, Eleanor Brown, was 29. He married Martha Patty Deaver on 15 December 1836, in Belmont, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Washington Township, Belmont, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Van Buren Township, Brown, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 6 January 1887, in Lake on the Green, Van Buren Township, Brown, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in New Bellsville Cemetery, Pikes Peak, Van Buren Township, Brown, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hancher
1815–1887
Martha Patty Deaver
1814–1886
Marriage: 15 December 1836
Margaret Hancher
1837–1871
Joseph Hancher
1840–
Alexander Andrew Hancher
1842–1930
Sarah E Hancher
1845–1924
Ambrose Danford Hancher
1847–1930
Susanna Hancher
1850–1915
Martha Hancher
1854–1872
John J. Hancher
1856–1923

Spouse and Children

    Male1815–1887Male

    Martha Patty Deaver

    Female1814–1886Female

MARRIAGE
15 December 1836
Belmont, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

    Margaret Hancher

    Female1837–1871Female

    Joseph Hancher

    Male1840–Male

    Alexander Andrew Hancher

    Male1842–1930Male

    Sarah E Hancher

    Female1845–1924Female

    Ambrose Danford Hancher

    Male1847–1930Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Daniel Hancher

    Male1785–1864Male

    Eleanor Brown

    Female1785–1864Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1816

Age 1

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

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. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

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

English (Staffordshire): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Hanshay, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Hanshew, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Hancher, "United States Census, 1850"

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