William Henry Amann

New York, United States

The Life of William Henry

When William Henry Amann was born in 1853, in New York, United States, his father, Jacob Amann, was 32 and his mother, Sophia, was 23. He had at least 1 son with Annie J. Mulligan. He lived in Clarkstown, Rockland, New York, United States in 1860 and Ramapo, Rockland, New York, United States in 1870.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Henry Amann
Annie J. Mulligan
James Fred Albert Amann

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 10

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

Age 10

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.

Age 33

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Ammann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Amann in household of Jacob Amann, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Heny Aman in household of Jacob Aman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William H Amann in household of Jacob Amann, "New York State Census, 1865"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.