Herbert Canfield

17 October 1865–26 July 1904 (Age 38)
Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Herbert

When Herbert Canfield was born on 17 October 1865, in Michigan, United States, his father, Horace Canfield, was 29 and his mother, Charlotte E. Harrington, was 23. He married Jennie E. Fuller on 9 April 1890, in Mount Pleasant, Isabella, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Chelsea, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 26 July 1904, in Denver Township, Isabella, Michigan, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in River Lawn Cemetery, Delwin, Isabella, Michigan, United States.

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Herbert Canfield
Jennie E. Fuller
Marriage: 9 April 1890
Benjamin Canfield
Elsie Canfield
Muriel Edna Canfield
Robert Lloyd Canfield
Charlotte Lucy Canfield
Ruth H. Canfield
Glen L Canfield
Benjamin H Canfield

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  • Marriage
    9 April 1890Mount Pleasant, Isabella, Michigan, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 2
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 11
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name from Great or Little Canfield in Essex, named with the Old English personal name Cana (see Cane 2) + feld ‘open country’.in some cases the surname may be of Norman origin, a habitational name from Canville-les-Deux-Églises in Seine-Maritime (France).

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

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    Sources (31)

    • Herbert F Canfield in entry for Lucy C Canfield, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
    • Herbert Caufield in household of Horace Caufield, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Herber in entry for Loyd Canfield and Mae Mccarthy, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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