Charles Sidley Hendershot

8 June 1832–3 August 1886 (Age 54)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Charles Sidley

When Charles Sidley Hendershot was born on 8 June 1832, in Iowa, United States, his father, David Hendershott, was 47 and his mother, Catherine Benham, was 45. He married Dedilah Mccullam in 1854. He died on 3 August 1886, at the age of 54.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Charles Sidley Hendershot
Dedilah Mccullam
Marriage: 1854

Spouse and Children

Mt. Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, USA

Parents and Siblings



+15 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 14

Iowa is the 29th state.
1847 · The Great Seal of the State of Iowa is made

Age 15

The Great Seal of the State of Iowa was created in 1847 and depicts a soldier standing in a wheat field surrounded by symbols including farming, mining, and transportation with the Mississippi River in the background. An eagle overhead bears the state motto.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hinderschied, a habitational name from an unidentified place (probably in the Middle Rhine area).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)


    There are no historical documents attached to Charles Sidley.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.