Ulysses Simpson Hamlin

May 1833–27 February 1913 (Age 79)
Lawrence, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Ulysses Simpson

When Ulysses Simpson Hamlin was born in May 1833, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States, his father, William Robert Hamlin, was 31 and his mother, Harriet McNealy, was 27. He married Gertrude Mooth on 8 June 1858, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hanging Rock, Hamilton Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Upper Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 27 February 1913, in Ironton, Upper Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Ironton, Upper Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States.

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Ulysses Simpson Hamlin
Gertrude Mooth
Marriage: 8 June 1858
Harriet Hamlin
Louis Hamlin
Henry C Hamlin
Ulysses Grant Hamlin
Thomas Martin Hamlin
Margaret Hamlin

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  • Marriage
    8 June 1858Lawrence, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 3
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 27
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: of Norman origin, from the Norman French and Middle English personal name Hamelin, a double diminutive of Hamo (see Hammond ).French: variant of Hamelin and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.Americanized form of Finnish Hämäläinen (see Hamalainen ).

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

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    Sources (39)

    • Ulysess Hamlin in entry for Margaret Hamlin, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Meisser Hamlin in household of William Hamlin, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Ulysses S. Hamlin in entry for Thos. Martin Hamlin and Rose May Donley, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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