Abraham Smolk

25 January 1793–12 July 1891 (Age 98)
Fonda, Mohawk, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Smolk was born on 25 January 1793, in Fonda, Mohawk, Montgomery, New York, United States, his father, Mathias Smock, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Stout, was 31. He had at least 5 sons and 3 daughters with Mary Tuttle. He lived in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States for about 10 years and Mackinac Island, Mackinac, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 12 July 1891, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Smolk
1793–1891
Mary Tuttle
1790–
Charles Smock
1813–
Mary Eliz Smith Smolk
1815–
John Smolk
1817–
Charles Smolk
1818–
Mary Eliza Smith Smolk
1821–1891
John Smolk
1822–
Mary Eliza Smock
1823–
Chas. A. Smolk
1831–1903

Spouse and Children

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Parents and Siblings

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(9)

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 4

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 26

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. 

Name Meaning

Dutch: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Abraham Smolk in household of Edward A Franks, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Abraham Smolk, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Abraham Smolk, "United States Census, 1850"

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