Eugene N. Foglesonger

Brief Life History of Eugene N.

When Eugene N. Foglesonger was born about 1868, in Cheektowaga, Erie, New York, United States, his father, Elijah Fogelsonger, was 39 and his mother, Nancy A. Long, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Fogelsonger
1830–1903
Nancy A. Long
1834–1916
Mary E Fogelsonger
1860–
Clarra Foglesonger
1865–
Eugene N. Foglesonger
1868–

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  • Eugene N Foglesonger in household of Elijah Foglesonger, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

From the Old French form of the Greek name Eugenios (from eugenēs ‘well-born, noble’). This name was borne by various early saints, notably a 5th-century bishop of Carthage, a 7th-century bishop of Toledo, and four popes. It is sometimes used as an Anglicized form of Irish Eóghan and has also been used as an Anglicized form of the Irish name Aodh.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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