Frank Henry Bliven

about 1851–11 June 1894 (Age 43)
New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Frank Henry

When Frank Henry Bliven was born about 1851, in New Hampshire, United States, his father, William Henry Bliven, was 23 and his mother, Harriet Mathews, was 21. He married Annie Maria Barnes about 1879, in New London, Connecticut, United States. He lived in New London, New London, Connecticut, United States for about 20 years. He died on 11 June 1894, at the age of 43, and was buried in Waterford, New London, Connecticut, United States.

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Frank Henry Bliven
Annie Maria Barnes
Marriage: about 1879

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    Annie Maria Barnes


about 1879
New London, Connecticut, United States

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World Events (6)


Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Land in Groton Given to US Navy for Navy Station

Age 17

In 1868, the State of Connecticut gave the Navy 112 acres of land along the Thames River. This became the location of the Naval Submarine Base. It was designed to hold 1,400 men and 20 submarines. During WWII it was expanded to 497 acres. 
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 24

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Blevins .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank H Blivin in household of Henry Blivin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frank H Bliven, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Frank H Bliven, "Find A Grave Index"

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