Isabella Miner

1838–Female
Mayfield, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Miner was born in 1838, in Mayfield, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, her father, Selden Harvey Miner, was 23 and her mother, Ann Shepard, was 34. She lived in Mayfield Township, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Selden Harvey Miner
1815–1882
Ann Shepard
1804–1882
Isabella Miner
1838–
William A. Miner
1839–1913
Maria Miner
1841–
Frederick Leroy Miner
1846–1917

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 22

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.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who built mines, either for the excavation of coal and other minerals, or as a technique in the medieval art of siege warfare. The word represents an agent derivative of Middle English, Old French mine ‘mine’ (a word of Celtic origin, cognate with Gaelic mein ‘ore’, ‘mine’).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Isabella Minor in household of S H Minor, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Isabella Miner in household of Sheldon H Miner, "United States Census, 1850"

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