Hulda Tanner

23 November 1808–14 July 1883 (Age 74)
Schuyler, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Hulda

When Hulda Tanner was born on 23 November 1808, in Schuyler, New York, United States, her father, Nathan TANNER, was 24 and her mother, Huldah Dawley, was 26. She married Daniel Franklin on 20 August 1829, in Herkimer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Washington, Nebraska, United States in 1860 and Nebraska, United States in 1870. She died on 14 July 1883, in Fort Calhoun, Washington, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Fort Calhoun, Washington, Nebraska, United States.

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Daniel Franklin
Hulda Tanner
Marriage: 20 August 1829
James Monroe Franklin
Warren Benjamin Franklin
Alzina Finnette Franklin
Daniel Lemual Franklin
Rosanna Rebecca Franklin
Elisha Dawley Franklin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 August 1829Herkimer, New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 19
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern) and Dutch: occupational name for a tanner of skins, Middle English tanner, Middle Dutch taenre. The Middle English form derives from Old English tannere, from Late Latin tannarius, reinforced by Old French taneor, from Late Latin tannator; both Late Latin forms derive from a verb tannare, possibly from a Celtic word for the oak, whose bark was used in the process.German: topographic name from Middle High German tan ‘woods, pine forest’ for someone who lived near such terrain.German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Tanne (in the Harz Mountains, Bavaria, East Prussia, Switzerland) or Tann (Hesse, Bavaria), Thann (Bavaria, Austria, Alsace), Tannen (southern Germany, Switzerland), Thannen (Bavaria).

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Huldah Franklin in household of Daniel Franklin, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Huldah Franklin in household of Daniel Franklin, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Hulda Tanner - Cemetery record or headstone: death: 14 July 1883; Fort Calhoun, Washington, Nebraska, United States

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