Mary E. Finchum

1859–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Mary E.

When Mary E. Finchum was born in 1859, in Indiana, United States, her father, Robert B. Finchum, was 55 and her mother, Elizabeth Rodgers Rogers, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Robert B. Finchum
1804–1878
Elizabeth Rodgers Rogers
1816–1891
Celia Angeline Finchum
1833–1916
Cynthia J. Finchum
1857–
Elijah Finchum
1841–1960
James Madison Finchum
1844–1932
Rachel Finchum
1846–1917
Robert A. Finchum
1848–1916
Samuel H. Finchum
1851–1880
Catherine Elizabeth Finchum
1852–1965
Madison Finchum
1855–1944
Mary E. Finchum
1859–

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 4

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 31

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: spelling of Fincham .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mary E Finchum in household of Robert Finchum, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Finchum in household of Robert Finchum, "United States Census, 1870"

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