Rebecca Armstrong

about 1832–
Livingston, New York, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Armstrong was born about 1832, in Livingston, New York, United States, her father, John Armstrong, was 46 and her mother, Mary Barron, was 31. She married Gideon H. Flanders about 1849, in Grant, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Gideon H. Flanders
1815–
Rebecca Armstrong
1832–
Marriage: about 1849
Mary Flanders
1850–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1849
Grant, Wisconsin, United States
children

(1)

    Mary Flanders

    Female1850–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 10

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1843

Age 11

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 46

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Rebecca Armstrong - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Rebecca Armstrong

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