Harriet A. Newell

1835–1866 (Age 30)
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Harriet A.

When Harriet A. Newell was born on 29 September 1835, in Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, David Newell, was 30 and her mother, Jane Brackett, was 30. She lived in Durham, Cumberland, Maine, United States in 1850. She died on 7 January 1866, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

David Newell
1805–1891
Jane Brackett
1805–1877
William B. Newell
1827–1899
Charles C. Newell
1831–1857
Harriet A. Newell
1835–1866
Hattie A. Newell
1837–
Maggie B. Newell
1838–1896
Henry H Newell
1840–1861
Harrison Newell
1841–
Lizzie A. N. Newell
1846–

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World Events (6)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

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.
1838 · The Aroostook War

Age 3

"An international incident referred to as the Aroostook War or ""Pork and Beans War"". The conflict resulted as part of an international boundary dispute between the United States. Although several British soldiers were captured, nobody was killed during the war. In fact, local militia units did not engage in any significant combat. One of the most dramatic events was actually when two Canadian militia were injured by Black Bears."
1846

Age 11

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

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant of Neville .2 English: variant of Noel .3 Irish (north County Kildare): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tnúthghail ‘descendant of Tnúthgal’, a personal name composed of the elements tnúth ‘desire’, ‘envy’ + gal ‘valor’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Harriet A Newell in household of David Newell, "United States Census, 1850"

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