Harriet Amanda Patterson

4 September 1828–23 October 1919 (Age 91)
Belfast, Waldo, Maine, United States

The Life of Harriet Amanda

When Harriet Amanda Patterson was born on 4 September 1828, in Belfast, Waldo, Maine, United States, her father, Captain David Patterson, was 33 and her mother, Rhoda N. Holmes, was 32. She married Franklin G. Young on 8 July 1852, in Belfast, Waldo, Maine, United States. She lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 October 1919, in United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States.

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Franklin G. Young
Harriet Amanda Patterson
Marriage: 8 July 1852

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8 July 1852
Belfast, Waldo, Maine, 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.
1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

Age 4

The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.
1860 · Abraham Lincoln Elected President

Age 32

Abraham Lincoln was Elected President of the United States in November of 1860

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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  • Harriet A Adams in household of Saml G Adams, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amanda Patterson in household of David Patterson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Harriett A Adams in household of Samuel G Adams, "United States Census, 1880"

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