Hester Ann Flatter

9 October 1859–14 March 1937 (Age 77)
Greene, Ohio, United States

The Life of Hester Ann

When Hester Ann Flatter was born on 9 October 1859, in Greene, Ohio, United States, her father, Solomon Flatter, was 23 and her mother, Eliza Ann Sidensticker, was 18. She married James Beatty on 13 November 1888, in Greene, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Green Township, Clark, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Xenia, Greene, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 March 1937, in Xenia Township, Greene, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Glen Forest Cemetery, Yellow Springs, Greene, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Beatty
Hester Ann Flatter
Marriage: 13 November 1888
Leroy Beatty
Howard Oliver Beatty

Spouse and Children

13 November 1888
Greene, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 1

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.

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English (Berkshire): topographic name for someone who lived on a flat, a patch of level or low-lying ground ( see Flatt ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hester A Beatty in household of Howard O Beatty, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hester A Beatty in household of Howard O Beatty, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hester Flatter in household of Soloman Flatter, "United States Census, 1860"

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