William Hadden

about 1830–1917 (Age 87)
Ireland

The Life of William

William Hadden was born about 1830, in Ireland. He married Lois Harkness on 23 October 1856, in Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Meredith, Delaware, New York, United States in 1905. He died in 1917, in Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

William Hadden
1830–1917
Lois Harkness
1831–1910
Marriage: 23 October 1856
Martha J Haddon
1858–
Ann E Hadden
1859–
Joseph B. Haddon
1862–1891
Susie J Haddon
1866–1878
Rose A Haddon
1870–1953
William Thomas Haddon
1871–
Elizabeth M Haddon
1875–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 October 1856
Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States
children

(7)

    Martha J Haddon

    Female1858–Female

    Ann E Hadden

    Female1859–Female

    Joseph B. Haddon

    Male1862–1891Male

    Susie J Haddon

    Female1866–1878Female

    Rose A Haddon

    Female1870–1953Female

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

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.
1839

Age 9

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1863

Age 33

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Howden 1.2 English: variant of Haddon .3 Irish (Ulster and County Louth): though mainly Scottish, this surname is sometimes used as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÉidín ‘descendant of Éidín’ ( see Hayden ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Haddon, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • William Hadden, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Hadden, "United States Census, 1870"

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