Hannah Tyson

1 January 1800–17 April 1879 (Age 79)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Tyson was born on 1 January 1800, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry Tyson, was 24 and her mother, Catherine Heckert, was 18. She married David Maish in 1820, in York, York, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Jackson Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Indiana, United States in 1870. She died on 17 April 1879, in Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Clinton, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Maish
1795–1868
Hannah Tyson
1800–1879
Marriage: 1820
Sarah Maish
1819–1854
George Maish
1821–1907
Jacob Maish
1822–1841
David Maish
1823–1902
Lydia Maish
1824–1825
Teddy Maish
1824–1825
Mathias Maish
1826–1901
Joseph Maish
1827–1867
Catherine Maish
1829–1914
Henry Maish
1831–1908
Hannah Maish
1833–1908
Frederick Maish
1835–1913
Mary Jane Maish
1838–1879
Elizabeth Maish
1840–1866
Elizabeth Maish
1843–1873
Martha Ellen Maish
1843–1910
James Polk Maish
1844–1912

Spouse and Children

    David Maish

    Male1795–1868Male

    Female1800–1879Female

MARRIAGE
1820
York, York, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(17)

    Sarah Maish

    Female1819–1854Female

    George Maish

    Male1821–1907Male

    Jacob Maish

    Male1822–1841Male

    David Maish

    Male1823–1902Male

    Lydia Maish

    Female1824–1825Female

+12 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Female1800–1879Female

    Sarah Tyson

    Female1801–1877Female

    Lydia Tyson

    Female1807–1872Female

    Sally Tyson

    FemaleFemale

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 12

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 21

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Dyson ( see Dye ).2 English: nickname for someone with a fiery temperament, from Old French tison ‘firebrand’.3 Americanized spelling of German Theissen or Theisen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Marsh in household of David Marsh, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Mairh, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Hannah Maish in household of David Maish, "United States Census, 1860"

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