Henry Walter Dimond

6 June 1853–11 January 1938 (Age 84)
Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States

The Life of Henry Walter

When Henry Walter Dimond was born on 6 June 1853, in Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States, his father, Alfred Mears Dimond, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Doyle, was 20. He married Elizabeth Alta Moss on 5 April 1877, in Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Coldwater, Branch, Michigan Territory, United States in 1900 and Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died on 11 January 1938, in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Walter Dimond
1853–1938
Elizabeth Alta Moss
1857–1924
Marriage: 5 April 1877
Mertie Maud Diamond
1877–1948
Liza “Lizzie” W. Dimond
1878–1899
Esther Clarina Dimond
1880–1951
Myrtle Diamond
1882–
Amy Diamond
1885–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1877
Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States
children

(5)

    Mertie Maud Diamond

    Female1877–1948Female

    Liza “Lizzie” W. Dimond

    Female1878–1899Female

    Esther Clarina Dimond

    Female1880–1951Female

    Myrtle Diamond

    Female1882–Female

    Female1885–1972Female

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Mears Dimond

    Male1820–1883Male

    Female1832–1902Female

siblings

(4)

    Arvilla Dimond

    Female1851–1918Female

    Male1853–1938Male

    Emily W. Diamond

    Female1854–Female

    Edwin “Eddie” L. Dimond

    Male1855–1926Male

World Events (8)

1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

Age 1

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 23

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Diamond .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry W Diamond, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry W Dimond, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Diamond, "United States Census, 1880"

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