Nicholas Snyder

1825–Male
Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Nicholas

When Nicholas Snyder was born in 1825, in Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Karl Nicholas Snyder, was 49 and his mother, Rebecca Wells, was 41.

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Family Time Line

Karl Nicholas Snyder
1776–1835
Rebecca Wells
1784–1862
Mary Snyder
1803–1879
Rebecca Snyder
1829–
Elizabeth Snyder
1805–
Hannah Snyder
1809–1845
James Snyder
1813–
Catherine Snyder
1818–
Thomas Snyder
1822–
Nicholas Snyder
1825–
Samuel Snyder
1827–1904
Leah Jane Synder
1829–1910

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World Events (3)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 38

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .

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

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