Jesse Haven

28 March 1814–14 December 1905 (Age 91)
Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Jesse

When Jesse Haven was born on 28 March 1814, in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Haven, was 40 and his mother, Betsey Howe, was 34. He married Martha Spring Hall on 24 November 1842, in Northbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Charlton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1880 and Milton, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 14 December 1905, in Enterprise, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Haven
Abigail Cram
Marriage: 12 October 1850
Jesse Cram Haven
Marie Haven

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1850Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 5
    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. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 6
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    Age 32
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(by the) harbor’, from Middle English haven (Old English hæfen ‘haven’).Welsh (Monmouthshire): variant of Evan .Dutch: variant of Haveman , or possibly a topographic name from haven ‘port, harbour’. See also De Haven .

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

    Possible Related Names

    De Haven

    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Haven Barlow

    I, Elizabeth Haven Barlow, was born in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, 28 December 1811, the fifth child in a family of seven. The house in which I was born had belonged to my great-grandfather, …

    Sources (38)

    • Jesse Haven, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Jesse Haven, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Jessie Haven, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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