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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Family Time Line

Luke Hoagland
1813–1881
Sarah Ann Burnham
1817–1872
James Hoagland
1838–1907
John Hoagland
1838–
Charles Hoagland
1848–
Merill Hoagland
1859–1882
Perry D. Hoagland
–1913
George Hoagland
1840–1860
Martha Hoagland
1842–1907
Hiram Hoagland
1850–1935
Clara Hoagland
1851–1864
Frank Hoagland
1854–1868

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World Events (8)

1863

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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