Harriet Overmyer

31 March 1861–8 May 1953 (Age 92)
Monterey, Tippecanoe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Overmyer was born on 31 March 1861, in Monterey, Tippecanoe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States, her father, Israel Overmyer, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Myers, was 25. She married Frank Elbert Young on 17 March 1881, in Winamac, Monroe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in United States in 1910 and Tippecanoe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 May 1953, in Pulaski, Indiana, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Monterey, Tippecanoe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Elbert Young
1852–1933
Harriet Overmyer
1861–1953
Marriage: 17 March 1881
Guy Elden Young
1882–1928
Fred Elbert Young
1883–1990
Roy E Young
1885–
Clara B Young
1886–1980
Thomas Collier Young
1888–1966
Anna Laura Young
1890–1970
John Jackson "Johnnie" Young
1893–1960
Rilla Dell Young
1897–1975
Rose Marie Young
1901–1998

Spouse and Children

    Frank Elbert Young

    Male1852–1933Male

    Female1861–1953Female

MARRIAGE
17 March 1881
Winamac, Monroe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States
children

(9)

    Guy Elden Young

    Male1882–1928Male

    Male1883–1990Male

    Roy E Young

    Male1885–Male

    Female1886–1980Female

    Thomas Collier Young

    Male1888–1966Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Israel Overmyer

    Male1826–1894Male

    Sarah Myers

    Female1835–1925Female

siblings

(14)

    Philip Henry Overmyer

    Male1850–1940Male

    Vandy Overmyer

    Male1852–1853Male

    Mary E. Overmyer

    Female1858–1939Female

    Margaret Overmyer

    Female1859–1898Female

    Female1861–1953Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

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

Age 2

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.
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Obermeyer , Obermeier .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hannie Overmire in household of Isral Overmire, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Hattie Young in household of Frank Young, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hariett Young in household of Frank E Young, "United States Census, 1920"

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