Theodore L. Hermance

1843–12 June 1900 (Age 57)
Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Theodore L.

When Theodore L. Hermance was born in 1843, in Saratoga, New York, United States, his father, Richard M Hermance, was 26 and his mother, Emmaline DuBois, was 21. He had at least 1 son with Margaret Melissa Oakley. He lived in Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States in 1855 and Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 June 1900, in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States.

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Theodore L. Hermance
Margaret Melissa Oakley
William Oakley Hermance

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World Events (8)

Age 3
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · The California Gold Rush
Age 5
On January 24, 1848, gold was found at Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California, which began the California gold rush. In December of that same year, U.S. President James Polk announced the news to Congress. The news of gold lured thousands of “forty-niners” seeking fortune to California during 1849. Approximately 300,000 people relocated to California from all over the world during the gold rush years. It is estimated that the mined gold was worth tens of billions in today’s U.S. dollars. 
Age 20
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Altered form of Hermanns . This is a surname foundchiefly in NY.

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

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Sources (7)

  • Theadore L Hermance in household of Richard W Hermance, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Theodore Hermance in household of Richard Hermance, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Theodore Hermance, "California Great Registers, 1866-1910"

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