Elijah Jordan Hammers

28 January 1851–22 March 1872 (Age 21)
Rochester, Butler, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elijah Jordan

When Elijah Jordan Hammers was born on 28 January 1851, in Rochester, Butler, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Hammers, was 28 and his mother, Julia Ann Settles, was 28. He lived in Butler, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 22 March 1872, in Rochester, Butler, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hammers
1822–1910
Julia Ann Settles
1823–1876
Joseph Green Hammers
1846–1862
John William Hammers
1848–1911
Elijah Jordan Hammers
1851–1872
Elias Wickware Hammers
1852–1925
Enoch Starling Hammers
1855–1945
James Henry Hammers
1859–1924
Mary Ann Hammers
1859–1871
Uriah Davis Hammers
1861–1916
Jesse Mansfield Hammers
1863–1948

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World Events (6)

1861

Age 10

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Hammer 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elijah J Hammers in household of Wm Hammers, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elijah Hammers in household of Jesse Mansfield, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elijah Jordan Hammers, "Find A Grave Index"

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