David Hiestand

1875–Male
Kentland, Jefferson Township, Newton, Indiana, United States

The Life of David

When David Hiestand was born in 1875, in Kentland, Jefferson Township, Newton, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph Ephraim Hiestand, was 35 and his mother, Mary Jane Rowley, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Ephraim Hiestand
1840–1938
Mary Jane Rowley
1840–1896
Elmer Gideon Hiestand
1863–1910
Nettie Hiestand
1883–
Elizabeth Hiestand
1885–1891
Harvey Hiestand
1887–1893
John Hiestand
1889–1895
Joseph Hiestand
1867–
Emma Hiestand
1869–
Henry Hiestand
1871–
Ulysses Grant Hiestand
1871–1946
David Hiestand
1875–
Emma A. Hiestand
1875–1943
Arnetta Hiestand
1877–
James Marion Hiestand
1879–1968
Harvey Hiestand
1879–
Elizabeth Hiestand
1881–
David Willis Hiestand
1881–1961
Elmer Hiestand
1883–
John Hiestand
1896–

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Ephraim Hiestand

    Male1840–1938Male

    Mary Jane Rowley

    Female1840–1896Female

siblings

(18)

    Elmer Gideon Hiestand

    Male1863–1910Male

    Joseph Hiestand

    Male1867–Male

    Emma Hiestand

    Female1869–Female

    Henry Hiestand

    Male1871–Male

    Male1871–1946Male

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World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 0

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 31

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

Name Meaning

German (Baden) and Swiss German: unexplained.

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

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