Rebecca Horton

about 1845–
Cayuga, Aurelius, Cayuga, New York, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Horton was born about 1845, in Cayuga, Aurelius, Cayuga, New York, United States, her father, Benjamin Horton, was 33 and her mother, Martha " Patty" Elizabeth Keeler, was 27. She married Robinson about 1868, in Sand Lake, Kent, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died in Sand Lake, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robinson
1841–
Rebecca Horton
1845–
Marriage: about 1868
Robinson
1870–
Robinson
1873–
Robinson
1875–

Spouse and Children

    Robinson

    Male1841–Male

    Female1845–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1868
Sand Lake, Kent, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

    Robinson

    Male1870–Male

    Robinson

    Female1873–Female

    Robinson

    Female1875–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 2

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 31

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places so called. The majority, with examples in at least fourteen counties, are named from Old English horh ‘mud’, ‘slime’ or horn ‘dirt’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. One in southern Gloucestershire, however, is named from Old English heorot ‘hart’ + dūn ‘hill’.

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

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