Silas Rinehart

Brief Life History of Silas

When Silas Rinehart was born on 16 October 1857, in Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Elhanan Rinehart, was 40 and his mother, Catharine Bealer, was 39. He died on 11 May 1874, at the age of 16, and was buried in Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elhanan Rinehart
1817–1879
Catharine Bealer
1819–
Susanna Rinehart
1838–1907
Mary Ann Reinhart
1840–
Matilda Rinehart
1842–1915
Allen B Rinehart
1845–1900
Silas Rinehart
1857–1874

Sources (4)

  • Silas H Renehart, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Silas Rinehart, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Silas Rinehart, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Deaths and Burials, 1856-1971"

World Events (4)

1863

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

1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

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.

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Reinhardt .

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

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