Susan Fancher

1865–21 June 1894 (Age 29)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Susan

When Susan Fancher was born in 1865, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Isaac Payne Fancher, was 36 and her mother, Louisa Gregg, was 25. She lived in Cocke, Tennessee, United States in 1870 and District 5, Grainger, Tennessee, United States in 1880. She died on 21 June 1894, in Coal Creek, Anderson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 29.

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World Events (8)

Age 0
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Sultana Tragedy
Age 0
In April of 1865, the steamboat the Sultana exploded. The Civil War had been over for awhile so this was considered the worst maritime disaster in US history. Compared to the Titanic where 1,512 people were killed, 1,8000 soldiers were killed on the Sultana. Confederate soldiers that weeks earlier had been fighting with Union soldiers were now fighting to save their lives.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 10
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Fanshaw, which is perhaps a habitational name from Fanshaw Gate in Holmesfield (Derbyshire), which is recorded as le Faunchallegatehede in 1456 and Fawnchallegate in 1472. However, this place may take its name from a surname such as Faunchall or Fanshaw, and not the other way about.In some cases possibly also an altered form of French Fanger .

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

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  • Susan Fancher in household of Isaac Faucher, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Susan Fancher in household of Isaac Fancher, "United States Census, 1880"

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