Zenas E. Batchelder

29 July 1841–6 October 1873 (Age 32)
Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Zenas E.

When Zenas E. Batchelder was born on 29 July 1841, in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States, his father, Isaac Batchelder, was 33 and his mother, Mary Chase, was 32. He married Caroline E. Lord on 11 April 1867, in Coventry, Orleans, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in East Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States in 1860. He died on 6 October 1873, in Orange, Orange, Vermont, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in North Branch Cemetery, Middlesex, Washington, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Zenas E. Batchelder
Caroline E. Lord
Marriage: 11 April 1867
Wendall H. Batchelder
Ernest Loren Batchelder

Spouse and Children

11 April 1867
Coventry, Orleans, Vermont, United States


    Wendall H. Batchelder


    Ernest Loren Batchelder


Parents and Siblings


    Mary Chase






    John Batchelder


    Loren Harrison Batchelder


    Charles S. Batchelder


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World Events (5)


Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 23

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.

Name Meaning

English: altered form of Batchelor , showing the folk-etymology influence of the word elder, with which it is not in fact connected.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Zenas E Batchelder in household of Isaac Batchelder, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Zenus E Batchelder, "Vermont, Town Records, 1850-2005"
  • Zena E Batchelder in entry for Wendell H Batchelder, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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