Henry C. Haggerty

1865–
Frankford Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Henry C.

When Henry C. Haggerty was born in 1865, in Frankford Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States, his father, James R Haggerty, was 45 and his mother, Eliza Bell, was 30. He lived in New Jersey, United States in 1870 and Sussex, New Jersey, United States in 1905.

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Henry C. Haggerty
1865–
Mary Jane
1846–

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1879

Age 14

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 31

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÉigceartaigh ‘descendant of Éigceartach’, a byname meaning ‘unjust’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Hagerty in household of James Hagerty, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Haggerty, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry C Hagerty, "New Jersey State Census, 1905"

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