Joel Heffner

10 August 1852–7 October 1863 (Age 11)
Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Joel

When Joel Heffner was born on 10 August 1852, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Hefner, was 42 and his mother, Susan Eisenhower, was 41. He died on 7 October 1863, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 11, and was buried in Conover, Catawba, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hefner
1810–1854
Susan Eisenhower
1810–1872
Daniel Heffner
1832–1855
George Heffner
1833–1893
B Catherine Hefner
1835–1915
Monroe Hefner
1837–
Lavinia Hefner
1838–1891
Louisa Hefner
1839–
Levi Hefner
1840–1910
Caroline Hefner
1842–1927
Eli Heffner
1845–1863
Sarah Susanah Hefner
1847–1880
Michael Hefner
1848–
Emanual Hefner
1849–1863
Samuel Hefner
1850–
Joel Heffner
1852–1863
Hosea Hefner
1853–1916

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1853 · First State Fair

Age 1

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 10

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.
1863

Age 11

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

Name Meaning

German (southwestern) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a potter ( see Hafner ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Joel Haffner in household of Susannah Haffner, "United States Census, 1860"

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