Harriet Maria Manning

Female19 May 1822–14 February 1889

Brief Life History of Harriet Maria

When Harriet Maria Manning was born on 19 May 1822, in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, William Manning, was 28 and her mother, Mary Parsons, was 38. She married Willard Benaiah Kinsman on 21 March 1844, in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Essex, Massachusetts, United States in 1860. She died on 14 February 1889, in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Willard Benaiah Kinsman
Harriet Maria Manning
Marriage: 21 March 1844
Sarah Maria Kinsman
Harriet Manning Kinsman
Annie Manning Kinsman
Mary B. Kinsman
Willard Francis Kinsman
Rhoda E. Kinsman
Emma Louisa Kinsman

Sources (30)

  • Harriett M Kinsman in household of Willard B Kinsman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Harriet M. Manning, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Harriet Maria Manning Kinsman, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 March 1844Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (7)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 3

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 8

    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.


    Age 24

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

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cork and Kerry): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Mainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .

    English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Manning.

    North German and Dutch: habitational name from a farm so named, once in possession of a certain Manno (see Mann 2) and his kin.

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

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