Merill Hoagland

about 1859–1882 (Age 23)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Merill

When Merill Hoagland was born about 1859, in Michigan, United States, his father, Luke Hoagland, was 46 and his mother, Sarah Ann Burnham, was 42. He lived in Milford, Oakland, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1882, at the age of 23.

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Luke Hoagland
Sarah Ann Burnham
James Hoagland
John Hoagland
Charles Hoagland
Merill Hoagland
Perry D. Hoagland
George Hoagland
Martha Hoagland
Hiram Hoagland
Clara Hoagland
Frank Hoagland

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 4

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 7

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

Americanized form of Swedish Högland ( see Hogland ) or Norwegian Haugland .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Morrill Hoagland in household of Luke Hoagland, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Merrit Hoagland in household of Luke Hoagland, "United States Census, 1870"

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