Sylvenus Haight

about 1834–
Yates, New York, United States

The Life of Sylvenus

When Sylvenus Haight was born about 1834, in Yates, New York, United States, his father, Daniel Haight, was 34 and his mother, Susan Rappleye, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Haight
1800–
Susan Rappleye
1798–1854
Sylvanus Haight
1823–1904
Andrew N. Haight
1823–
Hiram Haight
1826–1893
Susan Ann Haight
1828–
Jacob Haight
1829–
Sarah Haight
1829–
Sarah Haight
1831–
Sylvenus Haight
1834–
George Haight
1835–
Susan Haight
1835–
Sarah Haight
1837–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 12

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 83

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill ( see Hight ).

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

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