Napolion B Strong

1830–14 February 1871 (Age 41)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Napolion B

When Napolion B Strong was born in 1830, in Ohio, United States, his father, Reuben Strong, was 50 and his mother, Barbary Boots, was 40. He married Catherine Wolverton on 25 February 1858, in Delaware, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Indiana, United States in 1870. He died on 14 February 1871, in Delaware Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Strong Cemetery, Albany, Delaware, Indiana, United States.

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Napolion B Strong
Catherine Wolverton
Marriage: 25 February 1858
Sarah Luvena Strong
Elmer A Strong
Emma Strong

Spouse and Children


    Catherine Wolverton


25 February 1858
Delaware, Indiana, United States


    Sarah Luvena Strong


    Elmer A Strong


    Emma Strong


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World Events (8)

1836 · The Massive Internal Improvements Act

Age 6

The Massive Internal Improvements Act of 1836 loaned Indiana $10,000,000 to create infrastructure such as canals, railroads, and roads across the state. The act was signed by Whig Governor Noah Noble and passed by the Indiana General Assembly. However, the financial crisis known as the Panic of 1837 thwarted these plans as costs ballooned. Construction on the infrastructure was not completed and the state debt rapidly increased.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 6

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 16

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

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English strong, strang ‘strong’, generally a nickname for a strong man but perhaps sometimes applied ironically to a weakling.2 French: translation of Trahand, a metonymic occupational name for a silkworker who drew out the thread from the cocoons ( see Trahan ).3 Translation of Ashkenazic Jewish Stark .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Napolean B Strong, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Napoleon B Strong, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Napolean B Strong in household of Barbara Strong, "United States Census, 1850"

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