Samuel Dewey Hallman

29 July 1897–4 January 1954 (Age 56)
Ruffs Dale, East Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel Dewey

When Samuel Dewey Hallman was born on 29 July 1897, in Ruffs Dale, East Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles Washington Hallman, was 33 and his mother, LeAnna Hull, was 24. He died on 4 January 1954, in Derry, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 56.

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Samuel Dewey Hallman
Violet Irene Ritchey

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Washington Hallman


    LeAnna Hull





    Charles Hallman


    Nellie Hallman


    Mary Hallman


    Francis Allen Hallman


World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 8

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 16

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a servant at a hall ( see Hall ).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a hollow or nook, Middle English hale, Old English halh.3 Swedish: compound of hall ‘hall’ + man ‘man’.

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

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