Hannah O. Acker

1777–1866 (Age 89)
Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of Hannah O.

Hannah O. Acker was born on 7 September 1777, in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States. She had at least 6 sons and 3 daughters with Peter Ostrander. She died on 6 December 1866, in Varna, Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in East Lawn Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins, New York, United States.

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Hannah O. Acker
Peter Ostrander
Elias S Ostrander
Eleanor Ostrander
William Ostrander
Garett Ostrander
Simon Ostrander
Aaron Ostrander
Levi Ostrander
Olive Ostrander
Mary Ostrander

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 20

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 26

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and German: topographic name from Middle High German and Middle Dutch acker ‘(cultivated) field’, hence a byname for a peasant.2 English: topographic name for someone living by a piece of cultivated land, from Middle English aker ‘acre’, ‘field’ (Old English æcer). Compare Akers .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Acker ‘field’ (see 1).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Ostrander in entry for Simon Ostrander, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"
  • Hannah Ostrander in entry for Simon Ostrander, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Hannah O. Ostrander, "Find A Grave Index"

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