Charles Hartman

2 November 1795–23 November 1852 (Age 57)
Charming Forge, Marion Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Hartman was born on 2 November 1795, in Charming Forge, Marion Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Hartman, was 37 and his mother, Suzanne Schartle, was 35. He married Elizabeth Girton about 1817, in Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 23 November 1852, in Prairie Ronde Township, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Schoolcraft, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Hartman
1795–1852
Elizabeth Girton
1802–1867
Marriage: about 1817
Caleb Hartman
1824–
Jacob G Hartman
1826–1901
John Hartman
1828–1894
Susannah Hartman
1830–1848
Franklin Hartman
1835–1899
George William Hartman
1838–1907
Charles Hartman
1840–1924
Ira Elmer Hartman
1843–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1817
Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

    Caleb Hartman

    Male1824–Male

    Jacob G Hartman

    Male1826–1901Male

    John Hartman

    Male1828–1894Male

    Susannah Hartman

    Female1830–1848Female

    Franklin Hartman

    Male1835–1899Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

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.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 17

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hard ‘hardy’, ‘strong’ + man ‘man’.2 Respelling of German Hartmann . This name is also found in Slovenia and elsewhere in central Europe.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Hart .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Hartman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Chas. Hartman in entry for Chas. Hartman, "Illinois Deaths and Burials, 1749-1999"
  • Charles Hartman, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"

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