Canning Minorris Henry

October 1836–27 May 1908 (Age 71)
Madison, New York, United States

The Life of Canning Minorris

When Canning Minorris Henry was born in October 1836, in Madison, New York, United States, his father, James M Henry, was 36 and his mother, Julia A, was 35. He married Mary Adeline Wilson about 1864, in DeRuyter, Madison, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Eaton, Madison, New York, United States in 1892 and Lebanon, Madison, New York, United States in 1900. He died on 27 May 1908, in Lebanon, Lebanon, Madison, New York, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Lebanon, Lebanon, Madison, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Canning Minorris Henry
1836–1908
Mary Adeline Wilson
1839–1905
Marriage: about 1864
Frank J Henry
1864–
Austin Henry
1866–
Lester Otis Henry
1869–1936
Jennie M Henry
1879–1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1864
DeRuyter, Madison, New York, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    James M Henry

    Male1800–1900Male

    Julia A

    Female1801–Female

siblings

(4)

    Orrin D Henry

    Male1829–1910Male

    Elnora Henry

    Female1831–Female

    Ezra Devalson Henry

    Male1834–1893Male

    Male1836–1908Male

World Events (7)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 27

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

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

Old High German: The head or chief of a house.

Sources (3)

  • Minorris Henry in household of James Henry, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Minoris Henry in household of James M Henry, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Minorris C Henry in household of James Henry, "United States Census, 1850"

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