Alvah H Carpenter

24 September 1853–21 November 1928 (Age 75)
Union Dale, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Alvah H

When Alvah H Carpenter was born on 24 September 1853, in Union Dale, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Artemas Carpenter, was 43 and his mother, Anna Harding, was 38. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Esther Ann Townsend. He lived in Herrick Township, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 21 November 1928, in Harvard, Latah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 75.

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Alvah H Carpenter
Esther Ann Townsend
Nettie May Carpenter
Elnora Carpenter
Guy Manley Carpenter

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World Events (8)

Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
Age 10
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.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 22
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

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Alvah H Carpenter in household of Artemas Carpenter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alva H Carpenter, "United States Census, 1880"

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