Harriet Ann Slane

7 April 1831–14 April 1913 (Age 82)
Senecaville, Richland Township, Guernsey, Ohio, United States

The Life of Harriet Ann

When Harriet Ann Slane was born on 7 April 1831, in Senecaville, Richland Township, Guernsey, Ohio, United States, her father, Daniel Fletcher Slane, was 26 and her mother, Mahala LaFollette, was 26. She married Eleoner Francis Doubet on 8 January 1849, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Limestone Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 April 1913, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Cameron Cemetery, Limestone Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eleoner Francis Doubet
Harriet Ann Slane
Marriage: 8 January 1849
George LaFayette Doubet
William Doubet
Henry Doubet
James Henry Doubet
Joseph Daniel Doubet
Eliza Doubet
Isabelle Mahala Doubet
Rebecca Ursala Doubet
John Franklin Doubet
Delilah Frances Doubet
Charles Edward Doubet

Spouse and Children

    Eleoner Francis Doubet



8 January 1849
Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1832 · Black Hawk War

Age 1

"The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."
1832 · The Black Hawk War

Age 1

Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
1856 · The Largest Map Company in the World

Age 25

William Rand opened a small printing shop in Chicago. Doing most of the work himself for the first two years he decided to hire some help. Rand Hired Andrew McNally, an Irish Immigrant, to work in his shop. After doing business with the Chicago Tribune, Rand and McNally were hired to run the Tribune's entire printing operation. Years later, Rand and McNally established Rand McNally & Co after purchasing the Tribune's printing business. They focused mainly on printing tickets, complete railroad guides and timetables for the booming railroad industry around the city. What made the company successful was the detailed maps of roadways, along with directions to certain places. Rand McNally was the first major map publisher to embrace a system of numbered highways and erected many of the roadside highway signs that have been adopted by state and federal highway authorities. The company is still making and updating the world maps that are looked at every day.

Name Meaning

Irish (County Meath): reduced form of de Slane, a Norman habitational name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harriet Dubot in household of Alenor Dubot, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Harriet Doubet in household of Chas Doubet, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harrich Doubet in household of Aleonor Doubet, "United States Census, 1870"

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