Zenas Delano

about 1815–
Ionia, Ionia, Michigan, United States

The Life of Zenas

When Zenas Delano was born about 1815, in Ionia, Ionia, Michigan, United States, his father, Ashael Delano, was 28 and his mother, Rebecca Banker, was 26. He married Harriet Marilla Rockwell on 8 November 1842. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Richmond Township, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Michigan, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Zenas Delano
1815–
Harriet Marilla Rockwell
1820–1894
Marriage: 8 November 1842
Harriet Delano
1843–1856
Delano
1844–1846
Lucy Delano
1848–1848
Dwight J Delano
1850–1931

Spouse and Children

    Male1815–Male

    Harriet Marilla Rockwell

    Female1820–1894Female

MARRIAGE
8 November 1842
Richmond,, Ohio
children

(4)

    Harriet Delano

    Female1843–1856Female

    Delano

    Male1844–1846Male

    Lucy Delano

    Female1848–1848Female

    Dwight J Delano

    Male1850–1931Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1828

Age 13

Richmond Township was established 4 March 1828.
1846

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

Respelling of French De la Noye, habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from any of various places called La Noue or La Noë, for example in Marne, Charente, Maine-et-Loire, named with Gaulish nauda ‘moist or marshy place’, ‘swamp’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Zenas Delano, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Zenas Delano, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Zenas Delano in entry for Dewight J Delano, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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