David Harrison Breeden

Male24 August 1863–22 January 1950

Brief Life History of David Harrison

When David Harrison Breeden was born on 24 August 1863, in Indiana, United States, his father, Jacob B. Breeden, was 26 and his mother, Sarah M Kindle, was 25. He married Louise Adelade Cole on 24 October 1884, in Harrison, Indiana, United States. He lived in Paoli, Paoli Township, Orange, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States in 1950. He died on 22 January 1950, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in New Amsterdam, Washington Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States.

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David Harrison Breeden
Louisa Adeline Cole
Emery Addison Breeden
Earnest L. Breeden
Brittie M Breeden
Jesse Omer Breeden
Lemuel Cole Breeden

Sources (23)

  • David Breeden in household of William Brandenburg, "United States Census, 1940"
  • David H Breeden, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • David Breeden, "Find A Grave Index"

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Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.


Age 16

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.


Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bredon in Worcestershire or from Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire, both of which are named from an unattested Celtic word brez ‘hill’ + the tautologous addition of Old English dūn ‘hill’.

English: variant of Braden 2 or 3.

Americanized form of German Breden .

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

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