Austin Haskell

Male21 May 1832–20 October 1919

Brief Life History of Austin

When Austin Haskell was born on 21 May 1832, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joseph Haskell, was 28 and his mother, Selina Spencer Hoven, was 23. He married Mary M Bosley in 1855. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Munson Township, Geauga, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Chardon, Hambden Township, Geauga, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 20 October 1919, in Madison Township, Lake, Ohio, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Chardon Township, Geauga, Ohio, United States.

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Austin Haskell
Mary M Bosley
Marriage: 1855
Frank Augustus Haskell
Eugene M Haskell

Sources (13)

  • Austin Haskell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Austin Haskell, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Austin Haskell, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 4

    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.

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 4

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 28

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Askell with prosthetic H-, from Old Norse Áskell, a shortened form of Ásketill (see Axtell ). The personal name was also popular among the Normans, sometimes in the form Anskell (with ancient Germanic Ans- substituted for As-), which explains why the name occurs in post-Conquest England in counties not settled by Vikings. Its appearance as a surname is often disguised by altered pronunciations; metathesis of /sk/ to /ks/, spelled -x-, for example, has given rise to Axtell . The Normans frequently used the name in Frankish forms; see Askin , Haskin , Hasty , and Astin . For the name in the Isle of Man see Castell .

    Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Khaskl, a Yiddish form of the Hebrew name Yeḥezqel (see Ezekiel ).

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

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