Christyann Rudy

7 October 1860–29 September 1914 (Age 53)
Cressona, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Christyann

When Christyann Rudy was born on 7 October 1860, in Cressona, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry Josiah Rudy, was 33 and her mother, Anna Maria Biehl, was 34. She married Charles Henry Jenkins on 11 February 1885, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She died on 29 September 1914, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Jenkins
Christyann Rudy
Marriage: 11 February 1885

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 February 1885Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 3
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 15
    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

    South German: variant of Rudi .Ukrainian, Rusyn, Polish, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic); Rusyn (from Slovakia), Slovak, and Czech (also Rudý): nickname for someone with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Ukrainian and Polish rudy, Slovak and Czech rudý ‘red, reddish-brown’.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Christyann Rudy in household of Henry Rudy, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Christyann Jenkins, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Christy Ann Jenkins in household of Charles Jenkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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