Hattie A Day

from 1871 to 1872–
Avon, Fulton, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Hattie A

When Hattie A Day was born from 1871 to 1872, in Avon, Fulton, Illinois, United States, her father, John Harmon Day, was 47 and her mother, Watsey Saloma Emeline Rumsey, was 34. She lived in Lee Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States for about 30 years.

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Family Time Line

John Harmon Day
Watsey Saloma Emeline Rumsey
George Calvin Day
Mary A Day
Carry Day
Carrie B Day
Levi B Day
Hattie A Day
Willie Day

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World Events (8)

Age 0
In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1872 · The First National Park
Age 1
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.
1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 31
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English day(e), dey(e) ‘dairyman or dairymaid’. Originally used only of women, it was later used of men with the sense ‘man in charge of the dairy cattle’. This is probably the most common source of the surname.English: from the Middle English personal name Day(e) or Dey. In western England this is probably a pet form of David , but in northern England and perhaps elsewhere also it is a late Middle English variant of Daw, a pet form of Ralph (see Daw , Dakin ).Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deaghaidh (see O'Dea ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hattie A Day in household of Levi B Day, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harriet Day in household of Harmon J Day, "United States Census, 1900"

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