Phoebe Hartshorn

5 June 1818–21 December 1901 (Age 83)
Sedgley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Phoebe

Phoebe Hartshorn was born on 5 June 1818, in Sedgley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Hartshorn and Phoebe Caddick. She married Samuel Henry Smallman on 2 October 1837, in Saint Thomas's Church, Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States in 1870 and Flatbush, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America in 1880. She died on 21 December 1901, in Kings, New York, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Henry Smallman
1815–1860
Phoebe Hartshorn
1818–1901
Marriage: 2 October 1837
Hannah Anna Smallman
1839–1917
Sarah Smallman
1857–1870
Rachel A Smallman
1848–1922
Dinah Elizabeth Smallman
1854–1926

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 October 1837
Saint Thomas's Church, Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William Hartshorn

    MaleMale

    Phoebe Caddick

    Female1777–Female

siblings

(7)

    Sarah Hartshorn

    Female1799–Female

    Titus Caddish Hartshorn

    Male1801–Male

    Mary Hartshorn

    Female1804–Female

    Enoch Hartshorn

    Male1806–Male

    Hannah Hartshorne

    Female1808–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · 67 Streets in Brooklyn By 1819

Age 1

A village map dated April 8, 1819 shows sixty seven streets. The widest streets measured 60 feet wide while the narrowest street, Doughty Street, measured 20 feet wide.
1823

Age 5

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1843

Age 25

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hartshorne in Derbyshire or Hartshorn in Northumberland, named from Old English heorot ‘hart’, ‘stag’ + horn ‘horn’, i.e. hill with some fancied resemblance to a hart's horn. Reaney suggests a further possibility: that it could come from the Middle English plant name harteshorn ‘hartshorn’, denoting either of two plants with leaves branched like a stag's antlers: Senebiera coronopus and Plantago coronopus.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phebe Smallman in household of Saml Smallman, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Pheebe Redfern in household of Joseph Redfern, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Phoebe Redfern in household of William H Cornell, "United States Census, 1900"

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