Daniel Austin Chenoweth

18 June 1853–18 February 1920 (Age 66)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Daniel Austin

When Daniel Austin Chenoweth was born on 18 June 1853, in Indiana, United States, his father, Wilson Chenoweth, was 26 and his mother, Mary McIntosh, was 22. He married Anna Elizabeth Pressly on 31 December 1878, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Shoals, Halbert Township, Martin, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Center Township, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1900. He died on 18 February 1920, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Austin Chenoweth
1853–1920
Anna Elizabeth Pressly
1858–1896
Marriage: 31 December 1878
John Pressly Chenoweth
1879–1959
Infant twin Chenoweth
1881–1881
Infant Chenoweth
1881–1881
Mary Chenoweth
1883–
Adebel Chenoweth
1883–1957
Anna Elizabeth Chenoweth
1890–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1878
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States
children

(6)

    Male1879–1959Male

    Infant twin Chenoweth

    Male1881–1881Male

    Infant Chenoweth

    Male1881–1881Male

    Mary Chenoweth

    Female1883–Female

    Adebel Chenoweth

    Female1883–1957Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    James Robert Chenoweth

    Male1849–1849Male

    John Andrew Chenoweth

    Male1850–1898Male

    Male1853–1920Male

    Samuel Albert Chenoweth

    Male1856–1904Male

    Laura Isabell Chenoweth

    Female1862–1942Female

World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 3

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 19

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Cornish: topographic name from the elements chy ‘house’ + noweth ‘new’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel A Chineworth in household of Wilson Chineworth, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Danl Chenowith in household of Wilson Chenowith, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Dan'L A Chenoweth, "United States Census, 1900"

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