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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Elhanan Rinehart
Catharine Bealer
Susanna Rinehart
Mary Ann Reinhart
Matilda Rinehart
Allen B Rinehart
Silas Rinehart

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"

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1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

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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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