James Prough

Brief Life History of James

When James Prough was born in 1846, in Hocking, Ohio, United States, his father, Peter Prough, was 28 and his mother, Matilda Poling, was 21.

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Family Time Line

Peter Prough
1818–1890
Matilda Poling
1825–1908
James Prough
1846–
Hester Prough
1847–1920
Esther Prough
1848–
Anna Elizabeth Prough
1850–1936
Harriett Belle Prough
1851–1934
Martha Prough
1853–1930
Sarah C Prough
1855–
John Fremont Prough
1858–
James Prough
1859–
William Jefferson Prough
1859–1936
Stephen D. Prough
1862–1937
Sherman Prough
1865–1925
Martin Grant Prough
1868–1955

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    World Events (3)

    1846

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

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    1863

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

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of German Brauch .

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

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