Abraham Hamor

29 December 1788–6 December 1874 (Age 85)
Chester,Pennsylvania

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Hamor was born on 29 December 1788, his father, Thomas Hamor, was 29 and his mother, Phebe Howard, was 21. He married Mary Hinkson in 1811, in Middletown MM, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Kennett Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years and Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. In 1830, at the age of 42, his occupation is listed as . He died on 6 December 1874, in Hamorton, Kennett Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Hamor
1788–1874
Mary Hinkson
1796–1866
Marriage: 1811
Phoebe Ann Hamor
1813–1883
Abigail Hamor
1832–
Joseph Hamor
1834–
Henry Hamor
1836–
Cornelia Hamor
1840–
Cornelia Hamor
1840–
Frank Hamer
1840–
Edward Hamor
1816–1908
James Hinkson Hamor
1820–1884
Eliza Hamor
1821–1884
Susanna Hamor Taylor
1822–1886
Emma Hamor
1824–
Ellis Passmore Hamor
1824–1901
Mary Ann Hamor
1838–1899

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1811
Middletown MM, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(14)

    Phoebe Ann Hamor

    Female1813–1883Female

    Edward Hamor

    Male1816–1908Male

    James Hinkson Hamor

    Male1820–1884Male

    Eliza Hamor

    Female1821–1884Female

    Susanna Hamor Taylor

    Female1822–1886Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Hamor

    Male1759–1850Male

    Phebe Howard

    Female1767–1843Female

siblings

(11)

    Male1788–1874Male

    James Hamor

    Male1793–1875Male

    Jesse Hamer

    Male1795–1833Male

    Alice Hamor

    Female1797–1857Female

    Mary Ann Hamor

    Female1799–1869Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1789

Age 1

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 3

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.
1812

Age 24

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Hamer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Abraham Hamor, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Abram Hamor, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Abram Hamor, "United States Census, 1870"

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