James M. Marsh

1851–1933 (Age 81)
Antwerp, Antwerp, Jefferson, New York, United States

The Life of James M.

When James M. Marsh was born in May 1851, in Antwerp, Antwerp, Jefferson, New York, United States, his father, Hiram Frank Sr. Marsh, was 40 and his mother, Lucinda Seaver, was 35. He died on 8 January 1933, in Antwerp, Antwerp, Jefferson, New York, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Natural Bridge, Wilna, Jefferson, New York, United States.

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Hiram Frank Sr. Marsh
Lucinda Seaver
Mary E. Marsh
Lucinda Delight Marsh
Abigail Marsh
John B. Marsh
Hriam Frank Marsh Jr.
Cassius Marsh
James M. Marsh
Anna Marsh
Esther Marsh

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World Events (8)


Age 12

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

Age 12

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.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 24

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mershe (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with this word, for example in Shropshire and Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Marsh in household of Lucinda Marsh, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James M Marsh in household of Lucinda Marsh, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • James Marsh in household of Hiram Marsh, "United States Census, 1870"

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