Henry Austin Carringer

28 November 1853–30 November 1946 (Age 93)
Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Austin

When Henry Austin Carringer was born on 28 November 1853, in Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, David Jackson Carringer, was 25 and his mother, Rebecca Spangler, was 21. He married Abbey Ardelle Smith on 11 September 1887, in Wano Township, Cheyenne, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. In 1940, at the age of 86, his occupation is listed as millwright, mechanic (retired) in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. He died on 30 November 1946, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Henry Austin Carringer
Abbey Ardelle Smith
Marriage: 11 September 1887
Devier David Carringer
Lyle Lawrence Carringer

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World Events (8)

Age 6
Historical Boundaries: 1859: Nebraska Territory, United States 1861: Colorado Territory, United States 1861: Boulder, Colorado Territory, United States 1876: Boulder, Colorado, United States
Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 28
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Geringer .

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

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Story Highlight

Death of Son, David Devier Carringer

The San Diego Union announced in the August 24, 1889 edition that: "Mr. and Mrs. H.A. Carringer rejoice in the arrival of a bright faced boy, who tips the scales at nine pounds." Devier David Ca …

Sources (17)

  • Henry E Caringer in household of David J Caringer, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry Caninger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry A Carringer in household of D J Carringer, "United States Census, 1880"

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