Abraham Snider

4 May 1808–23 November 1841 (Age 33)
Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Abraham

When Abraham Snider was born on 4 May 1808, in Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Snider Sr, was 25 and his mother, Susanna Fluck, was 20. He married Elizabeth McDonald on 26 April 1827, in Daviess, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 23 November 1841, in Daviess, Indiana, United States, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Snider
1808–1841
Barbara Yount
1800–1850
Marriage: 12 January 1834
Peter Snider
1836–1907
Mary Ebba Snider
1842–1886
Elizabeth Snider
1842–1920

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 January 1834Daviess, Indiana, United States
  • Children

    (3)

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    Siblings

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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1817
    Age 9
    Historical Boundaries: 1817: Daviess, Indiana, United States
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 11
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schneider ‘tailor’ and of its Slavicized (Czech, Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian) form Šnajder (Czech mostly Šnajdr). The Slovenian and Croatian surname is in most cases derived from the dialect loanword šnajder ‘tailor’. Compare Sneider 1 and Snyder 1.Dutch: variant, mostly Americanized, of Snieder or Snijder ‘tailor’ (see Snyder 2).In some cases probably also an Americanized form of Slovenian Žnider: variant of Žnidar, from žnidar ‘tailor’, an archaic word of German origin (see Schneider , compare 1 above and Znidarsic ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Schneider
    Snader
    Snidow

    Sources (2)

    • Abraham Snyder, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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