Frances Jane Waggoner

Indiana, United States

The Life of Frances Jane

When Frances Jane Waggoner was born in 1852, in Indiana, United States, her father, Alfred Waggoner, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Fender, was 25. She married Charles H Haltom on 21 February 1870, in Owen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Charles H Haltom
Frances Jane Waggoner
Marriage: 21 February 1870
Eva Holtom

Spouse and Children

21 February 1870
Owen, Indiana, United States


    Eva Holtom


Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Waggoner





World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 4

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.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 34

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Wagoner .2 Americanized form of German Wagner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frances Jane Waggoner in household of Alfred Waggoner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frances J Waggoner in entry for George Logan and Eva Holtom, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Frances J Wagener, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"

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