Jacob Aney

New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Aney was born in 1798, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, Jesse Ehny (Aney), was 27 and his mother, Elisabeth Margerite Allgeier, was 18. He married Angeline Annatje Putman from 1826 to 1828. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in New York, United States.

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Jacob Aney
Angeline Annatje Putman
Marriage: from 1826 to 1828
Jeremiah Aney

Spouse & Children

  • Male1798–Male

  • Angeline Annatje Putman


from 1826 to 1828
New York, USA


  • Jeremiah Aney


Parents & Siblings

  • Jesse Ehny (Aney)


  • Elisabeth Margerite Allgeier




  • Male1798–Male

  • Michael Aney


  • John Aney


  • David Aney


  • Daniel Aney


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

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.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 29

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained.2 Possibly a respelling of French Ané, from a personal name derived from Latin Asinarius.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Eany, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jacob Aney - birth-name: Jacob Aney
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jacob Aney - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Jacob Aney

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