Nora Neff

1835–Female
Horse Valley, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Nora

When Nora Neff was born in 1835, in Horse Valley, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Oliver Neff, was 21 and her mother, Martha Mahoney, was 22. She married Ephraim Rosenberry in 1858, in Horse Valley, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Rosenberry
1828–1905
Nora Neff
1835–
Marriage: 1858
George Washington Rosenberry
1859–1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1858
Horse Valley, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

    George Washington Rosenberry

    Male1859–1923Male

Parents and Siblings

    Oliver Neff

    Male1814–Male

    Martha Mahoney

    Female1813–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 28

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

1 German and Swiss German: from Middle High German neve ‘nephew’ (later rather broader in application, rather like cousin in English), hence probably a distinguishing name for a close relation or familiar of a prominent personage.2 Dutch: variant of Neve , cognate with 1.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Neffe ‘nephew’.

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

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