Mary Belle Dillen

30 April 1870–2 July 1945 (Age 75)
Kerrmoor, Ferguson Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary Belle

When Mary Belle Dillen was born on 30 April 1870, in Kerrmoor, Ferguson Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, James Jefferson Dillen, was 25 and her mother, Catherine Marie Straw, was 24. She married Elmer Ellsworth Haagen on 6 November 1891, in Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Barr Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Green Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. She died on 2 July 1945, in Spangler, Northern Cambria, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Ellsworth Haagen
Mary Belle Dillen
Marriage: 6 November 1891
Frances Elnora Haagen
Henry Ward Haagen
Willard George Haagen
David Roland Haagen
Theodore Alton Haagen
John Rex Haagen

Spouse and Children

6 November 1891
Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States


    Frances Elnora Haagen



    Willard George Haagen


    David Roland Haagen



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 7

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 20

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: Brabantine variant of Gielen, a patronymic from a vernacular form of ægidius ( see Giles ).2 German: probably from a variant of Thielen ( see Thiel ).3 Possibly an altered spelling of Dillon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Belle Dillon in household of James J Dillon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary B Hagan in household of Elmer E Hagan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary B Dillen in household of James J Dillen, "United States Census, 1880"

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