Harry Irvin

about 1860–
Athens, Limestone, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Harry

When Harry Irvin was born about 1860, in Athens, Limestone, Alabama, United States, his father, Milton Virgil Irvin, was 42 and his mother, Mary Jane Mildred McCracken, was 35.

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Milton Virgil Irvin
Mary Jane Mildred McCracken
Thomas J Irwin
Harry Irvin
Margaret Irvin
Robert Irvin
William Irvin
George Irvin
Samuel Irvin
Edward Irvin
Martha or Mattie Irvin
Leura Irvin

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World Events (3)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union
Age 1
Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
Age 3
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 3
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Irvine .Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEireamhóin ‘descendant of Eireamhón’, a personal name attested as a figure of legend (an early settler of Ireland). There has also been some confusion with Irvine .

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

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