Simeon Hummel

February 1835–February 1912 (Age 77)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Simeon

When Simeon Hummel was born in February 1835, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, David Hummel, was 30 and his mother, Cathrine Habbold, was 37. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Eliza Coonfare. He lived in Carryall Township, Paulding, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Carryall, Paulding, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died in February 1912, in Antwerp, Paulding, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Maumee Cemetery, Carryall Township, Paulding, Ohio, United States.

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Simeon Hummel
Eliza Coonfare
Flora Ann Hummell
Alma L. Hummell
Oliver W Hummell
Hosea A. Hummell
Chauncey Leroy Hummell

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    Flora Ann Hummell



    Oliver W Hummell


    Hosea A. Hummell


    Chauncey Leroy Hummell


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 1

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 25

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: from a pet form of Humbert or Humbold (a compound name with the same first element + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’).2 German, Dutch, and Danish (of German origin): nickname for a busy or bustling person, from Middle High German hummel, Middle Dutch hommel ‘bee’, of imitative origin. Compare English humblebee, which in modern English has become bumblebee.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sim Humnel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Simon Humell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Simeon Hummel, "United States Census, 1910"

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