Owen N. Matt

Vermont, United States

The Life of Owen N.

Owen N. Matt was born in 1842, in Vermont, United States as the son of Levi Matt. He married Henrietta Liming on 1 December 1879, in Jersey, Illinois, United States. He lived in Jerseyville, Jersey, Illinois, United States in 1880.

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Owen N. Matt
Henrietta Liming
Marriage: 1 December 1879

Spouse and Children

1 December 1879
Jersey, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Levi Matt




World Events (8)

1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 6

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 22

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 33

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a short form of the personal name Matthew .2 German: from a short form of the personal name Matthias or Matthäus ( see Matthew ).3 German and Dutch: variant of Matte ‘meadow’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Owen N Matt in household of Ezekel Liming, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Owen N. Matt, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
  • Orven M. Matt, "Illinois Marriages, 1815-1935"

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