Enoch Ira Maxson

Male15 January 1822–8 April 1922

Brief Life History of Enoch Ira

When Enoch Ira Maxson was born on 15 January 1822, in Truxton, Cortland, New York, United States, his father, Benjamin Crandall Maxson, was 34 and his mother, Martha Crandall, was 36. He married Mary Ann Barber on 3 July 1845, in Ceres Township, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Ceres Township, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years and Portville, Cattaraugus, New York, United States in 1915. He died on 8 April 1922, in Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, at the age of 100, and was buried in East Portville Cemetery, Main Settlement, Portville, Cattaraugus, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch Ira Maxson
Mary Ann Barber
Marriage: 3 July 1845
Mary J. Maxson
Anson Anthony Maxson
Elmer Maxson
Ensin Maxson
Elmira Maxson
Zaccheus D Maxson
Edwina Maxson
Atwina Maxson
Ada Maxson
Ida Maxson
Ada Maxson
Erwin E Maxson

Sources (22)

  • Enoch Moxon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Enoch Ira Maxson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • E J Maxson, "United States Census, 1870"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 July 1845Ceres Township, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 3

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.


    Age 14

    Oldest grave seen in the memorials list

    1862 · US Naval Academy

    Age 40

    The US Naval Academy was moved to Newport, Rhode Island from its original in Annapolis, Maryland on May 9, 1862.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Maxim .

    History: This surname is recorded as early as 1666 in Westerly, RI, with the birth of a John Maxson.

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

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