Katherine Emma Hansell

17 November 1846–2 October 1931 (Age 84)
Highland, Ohio, United States

The Life of Katherine Emma

When Katherine Emma Hansell was born on 17 November 1846, in Highland, Ohio, United States, her father, David B. Hansell, was 25 and her mother, Lydia Ann Tilton, was 23. She died on 2 October 1931, at the age of 84.

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David B. Hansell
Lydia Ann Tilton
Ephraim T Hansell
Katherine Emma Hansell
Hannah Marie Hansell
George E Hansell
Mary A Hansell
Joseph E. Hansell
Charles Freemont Hansell

Parents and Siblings


    Lydia Ann Tilton




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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 14

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.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 24

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

1 English (Norfolk): variant spelling of Hansel .2 In some cases probably a respelling of Hansel 1 or 3.

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

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