Edward Farnum

1846–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Farnum was born in 1846, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Carleton Lee Farnum, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Gaylord, was 23.

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Family Time Line

Carleton Lee Farnum
1811–1898
Sarah Gaylord
1823–1892
Edward G. Farnum
1840–
Charles Caleb Farnum
1841–1930
Emily Adelaide Farnum
1843–1883
William Haddard Farnum
1845–1850
George Eugene Farnham
1845–
Edward Farnum
1846–
William Stoddard Farnum
1848–1856
Clara Farnum
1848–
Galen A. Farnum
1850–
Clarence Asher Farnham
1850–1927
Mary Farnum
1852–
Mary G. Farnum
1854–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Edward G. Farnum

    Male1840–Male

    Charles Caleb Farnum

    Male1841–1930Male

    Emily Adelaide Farnum

    Female1843–1883Female

    William Haddard Farnum

    Male1845–1850Male

    George Eugene Farnham

    Male1845–Male

+7 More Children

World Events (3)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 17

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Farnham .

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

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