Julia M Phinney

Female10 October 1827–2 October 1883

Brief Life History of Julia M

When Julia M Phinney was born on 10 October 1827, in Onondaga, New York, United States, her father, Harley Phinney, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Crooker, was 30. She married Alonzo H Shirtliff on 16 May 1850. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Van Buren, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1875 and Virgil, Cortland, New York, United States in 1880. She died on 2 October 1883, in Fabius, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Livonia, Livingston, New York, United States.

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Alonzo H Shirtliff
Julia M Phinney
Marriage: 16 May 1850
William Hosmer Shurtleff
Willard Olin Shurtleff
Glenn Kassimer Shurtleff
Blanche Shurtleff

Sources (7)

  • Julia M. Shurtleff in household of A. H. Shurtleff, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Julia Maria Phinney Shurtleff, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Julia Maria Phinney in entry for Glen Kassimer Shurtleff, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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  • Marriage
    16 May 1850
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (7)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 3

    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.

    1830 · The Oregon Trail

    Age 3

    Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.


    Age 19

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Finney . This surname is rare in Britain.

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

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