Rebecca Snyder

about 1829–
Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Snyder was born about 1829, in Dauphin, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Karl Nicholas Snyder, was 53 and her mother, Rebecca Wells, was 45.

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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)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

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.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 34

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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