Governor Hazen Stuart Pingree

30 August 1840–18 June 1901 (Age 60)
Denmark, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Hazen Stuart

When Governor Hazen Stuart Pingree was born on 30 August 1840, in Denmark, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Jasper Pingree, was 34 and his mother, Adaline Bryant, was 34. He married Frances A. Gilbert on 28 February 1874, in Mount Clemens, Macomb, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Detroit Ward 1, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Michigan, United States in 1901. He registered for military service in 1887. In 1897, at the age of 60, his occupation is listed as governor of michigan in Michigan, United States. He died on 18 June 1901, in London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 60, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Governor Hazen Stuart Pingree
Frances A. Gilbert
Marriage: 28 February 1874
Gertrude E. Pingree
Hazen S. Pingree Jr
Gilbert Pingrey
Hazel Hope Pingree

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1874Mount Clemens, Macomb, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 11
    Historical Boundaries 1851: Lewis, Oregon Territory, United States 1852: Thurston, Oregon Territory, United States 1852: King, Oregon Territory, United States 1853: King, Washington Territory, United States 1889: King, Washington, United States
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries: 1858: Arapahoe, Kansas Territory, United States 1859: Montana, Kansas Territory, United States 1861: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1861: Colorado Territory, United States 1861: Arapahoe, Colorado Territory, United States 1876: Arapahoe, Colorado, United States 1902: Denver, Colorado, United States [Denver is a City-County]

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: Anglicized pronunciation of the nickname pengrych ‘curly-headed’ (pen ‘head’ + crych ‘curly’). Compare Pengra and Pingrey .

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

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    Story Highlight

    A Maine Shoemaker’s Potato Patch Plan Feeds the Poor - New England Historical Society

    During the terrible depression that followed the Panic of 1893, a transplanted Maine shoemaker came up with a widely ridiculed idea to feed the poor: a potato patch plan. Hazen Pingree, mayor of Detr …

    Sources (41)

    • Nazni Pingney in entry for Gilbert Pingney, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
    • Hazen Pingree, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Hazen S Pingra, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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