Henry R. Hartwick

1829–2 September 1883 (Age 54)
Jefferson, New York, United States

The Life of Henry R.

When Henry R. Hartwick was born in 1829, in Jefferson, New York, United States, his father, John Hartwick, was 26 and his mother, Mary Cook, was 27. He married Clarissa M Strong on 4 July 1848, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and East Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 2 September 1883, at the age of 54.

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Henry R. Hartwick
Clarissa M Strong
Marriage: 4 July 1848
Cyrus Lester Hartwick
Riley H. Hartwick
Laura Hartwick
John J Hartwick
Matilda S Hartwick
Delbert E. Hartwick

Spouse and Children


    Clarissa M Strong


4 July 1848
Lancaster, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States


    Cyrus Lester Hartwick


    Riley H. Hartwick


    Laura Hartwick


    John J Hartwick


    Matilda S Hartwick


+1 More Child

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Hartwig .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Hartwich, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry R Hartwick, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry Hartwick, "United States Census, 1870"

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