Asel Myers Huggins

1799–before 1880 (Age 81)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Asel Myers

Asel Myers Huggins was born in 1799, in Pennsylvania, United States as the son of William Robert Huggins and Mary Vivian Terry. He married Martha Huggins in 1825, in Greene, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Monongalia, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died before 1880, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Asel Myers Huggins
1799–1880
Martha Huggins
1799–
Marriage: 1825
William Huggins
1826–
Jane Huggins
1827–
Samuel Huggins
1829–
George W Huggins
1833–
Jonathen M Huggins
1838–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1825
Greene, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(5)

    William Huggins

    Male1826–Male

    Jane Huggins

    Female1827–Female

    Male1829–Male

    George W Huggins

    Male1833–Male

    Jonathen M Huggins

    Male1838–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Alfred Huggins

    Male1782–Male

    Joseph Huggins

    Male1788–Male

    John C. Huggins

    Male1789–1880Male

    William Huggins

    Male1790–1836Male

    Permilia Huggins

    Female1795–1830Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 13

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 21

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Hugh .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Azel Huggens, "United States Census, 1860"
  • A??D Hugens, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Asail Higgins in entry for Samuel Higgins and Harriet E Miller, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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