Jadua Countryman

Male3 November 1843–16 June 1865

Brief Life History of Jadua

When Jadua Countryman was born on 3 November 1843, in Stark, Herkimer, New York, United States, his father, Moses Countryman, was 26 and his mother, Mrs Delia Countryman, was 23. He lived in Russia, Herkimer, New York, United States in 1855 and Montgomery, New York, United States in 1860. He died on 16 June 1865, in Herkimer, New York, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Fordsbush, Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses Countryman
Mrs Delia Countryman
Jadua Countryman
Julius E Countryman

Sources (3)

  • Jadua Contraman in household of Moses Contraman, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Judah Countryman, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ladue Countryman in household of Moses Countryman, "United States Census, 1860"

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Siblings (2)

World Events (3)


Age 3

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


Age 20

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

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 20

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Variant of Counterman , a surname of German origin.

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

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