Elizabeth Arabella Hannay

30 October 1828–30 April 1907 (Age 78)
Westerlo, Westerlo, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Arabella

When Elizabeth Arabella Hannay was born on 30 October 1828, in Westerlo, Westerlo, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Christian Hannay, was 22 and her mother, Sarah Robbins, was 25. She married David House on 15 March 1849, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Lake, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Territory, United States in 1880. She died on 30 April 1907, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 78.

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David House
Elizabeth Arabella Hannay
Marriage: 15 March 1849
Charles Albert House
John Billings House
David House
Horace R House

Spouse and Children

15 March 1849
Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · The Treaty of the Cedars

Age 8

Treaty of the Cedars was concluded on the Fox River on September 3, 1836. The Menominee Nation ceded nearly 4 million acres of land for the following items every year for twenty years: $3,000 worth of food provisions, 2,000 lbs. of tobacco, 30 barrels of salt, agricultural supplies, and $500 per year.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 26

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name, probably from an unidentified place called Hannethe.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth House in household of David House, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth A House in household of David House, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth E House in household of David House, "United States Census, 1870"

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