Mary Hackman

14 March 1875–16 July 1955 (Age 80)
Havana, Mason, Illinois, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Hackman was born on 14 March 1875, in Havana, Mason, Illinois, United States, her father, Johann Heinrich Hackman, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Eliza Saeger, was 38. She married William Frederick Lange on 23 October 1904, in Havana, Mason, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 16 July 1955, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

William Frederick Lange
Mary Hackman
Marriage: 23 October 1904
William H. or F. Lange
Mabel E Lange
LaVera Lange

Spouse and Children

23 October 1904
Havana, Mason, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Johann Heinrich Hackman


    Elizabeth Eliza Saeger




    Anna Elizabeth Hackman


    August Rudolph H Hackman


    Anna Hackman


    Hannah Margaret Hackman


    Wilhelmina Anna Elizabeth Hackman


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a servant (Middle English man) of a man named Hake ( see Hake ).2 Respelling of German Hackmann , or a Jewish spelling variant of this name.3 Respelling of German Hachmann, topographic name for someone living near a hedge or enclosure, from Middle Low German hach ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’, ‘fenced pasture or woodland’, or habitational name from a place called Hachum (dialect Hachen) in Lower Saxony.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary M Lange in household of Will M Lange, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Lange in household of William Lange, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marie M Lange in household of William F Lange, "United States Census, 1930"

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