Harriet A. Clough

15 May 1833–1916 (Age 82)
Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Harriet A.

When Harriet A. Clough was born on 15 May 1833, in Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Jonathan Clough, was 35 and her mother, Hannah Ambrose, was 31. She lived in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1916, at the age of 83, and was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.

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Jonathan Clough
Hannah Ambrose
Sarah L. Clough
Ambrose Clough
Mary J Clough
Jonathan Ambrose Clough
Rachel Towle Clough
Harriet A. Clough
Hannah L. Clough
William H. Clough
Dana Buzell Clough

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 13

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

Age 30

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a precipitous slope, Middle English clough (Old English clōh ‘ravine’).2 Welsh: nickname from cloff ‘lame’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Harriet A Clough in household of Jona Clough, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Harriet A Clough in household of Jonathan Clough, "United States Census, 1850"

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