Harriet Marguerite Crosthwaite

1879–1961 (Age 82)
Jackson, Michigan, United States

The Life of Harriet Marguerite

When Harriet Marguerite Crosthwaite was born in 1879, in Jackson, Michigan, United States, her father, George Crosthwaite, was 27 and her mother, Delila Taterow, was 22. She married Seborn E. Patchin on 17 October 1899, in Michigan Center, Jackson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Summit Township, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1961, at the age of 82, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Jackson, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Laverne Hines
Harriet Marguerite Crosthwaite
Marriage: 13 September 1916
Laverne Hines Jr

Spouse and Children

13 September 1916
Jackson, Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States


Parents and Siblings

    George Crosthwaite


    Delila Taterow




World Events (8)

1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 0

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places in northwestern England named from Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + þveit ‘clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hattie Crosthwaite in household of George Crosthwaite, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Harriette Hines in household of Lavern Hines, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harriet M Hines in household of Laverne Hines, "United States Census, 1930"

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