Alexander Marshbank

1845–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Alexander

Alexander Marshbank was born in 1845, in Pennsylvania, United States. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Emma Marshbank. He lived in Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Marshbank
1845–
Emma Marshbank
1852–
William T. Marshbank
1873–1904
Charlotta Marshbank
1877–

Spouse and Children

children

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 18

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 31

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

Scottish: variant of Marchbanks .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Alexander Marshbank, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alexander in entry for William T. Marshbank and Grace Ellen Fishel, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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