Manhatten Peugh

11 October 1875–22 November 1930 (Age 55)
Trent, Muskegon, Michigan, United States

The Life of Manhatten

When Manhatten Peugh was born on 11 October 1875, in Trent, Muskegon, Michigan, United States, his father, Emerson Peugh, was 24 and his mother, Nancy McNitt, was 20. He married Edna Maude Vredenberg on 4 February 1896, in Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States. He lived in Chester Township, Ottawa, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died on 22 November 1930, in Casnovia, Muskegon, Michigan, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States.

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Manhatten Peugh
Edna Maude Vredenberg
Marriage: 4 February 1896

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    Edna Maude Vredenberg


4 February 1896
Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

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.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 4

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Welsh Pugh .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hatten Peugh, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hatten Peugh, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Manhatten Peugh in household of Emmerson Peugh, "United States Census, 1880"

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