Henrietta Haskens

1850–
New York, United States

The Life of Henrietta

When Henrietta Haskens was born in 1850, in New York, United States, her father, Nathaniel F Haskins, was 29 and her mother, Polly Ann Hall, was 30. She lived in Stephentown, Rensselaer, New York, United States in 1865.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel F Haskins
1821–
Polly Ann Hall
1820–1903
Mary E. Haskins
1847–
Hannahett Haskins
1849–
Henrietta Haskens
1850–
Maggie A Haskens
1853–
Sophia Haskins
1855–

Parents and Siblings

    Nathaniel F Haskins

    Male1821–Male

    Polly Ann Hall

    Female1820–1903Female

siblings

(5)

    Mary E. Haskins

    Female1847–Female

    Hannahett Haskins

    Female1849–Female

    Female1850–Female

    Female1853–Female

    Sophia Haskins

    Female1855–Female

World Events (3)

1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 13

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 67

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic form of Haskin .2 Irish: variant of Haskin 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Henrietta Haskens in household of Nathaniel Haskens, "New York State Census, 1865"

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