Galen A. Farnum

1850–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Galen A.

When Galen A. Farnum was born in 1850, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Carleton Lee Farnum, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Gaylord, was 27.

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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)

1863

Age 13

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

Age 13

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 13

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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