Hardin, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Pollack

When Pollack was born in 1850, in Hardin, Tennessee, United States, his father, Robert Cates Pollock, was 22 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Coley, was 17.

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Robert Cates Pollock
Mary Elizabeth Coley
Isaac James Pollock
Martha Ann Pollock
Benjamin Franklin Pollack
Obediah D Pollock

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World Events (3)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh
Age 12
The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
Age 13
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 13
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of spelling of Polak .

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

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