Alfred Haws

1807–1881 (Age 73)
Logan, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Haws was born on 6 September 1807, in Logan, Kentucky, United States, his father, Jacob Haws, was 41 and his mother, Hannah Neill, was 38. He married Millie Linder on 10 February 1827, in Xenia, Clay, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 8 daughters. He lived in Wayne, DuPage, Illinois, United States in 1850. In 1850, at the age of 42, his occupation is listed as farmer in Wayne, Illinois, United States. He died in 1881, in Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Haws
Millie Linder
Marriage: 10 February 1827
Rachel Haws
Hannah Haws
James Haws
Milley Ann Haws
Elizabeth Haws
Sarah Jane Haws
Martha Haws
H Haws
Rebecca Anna Haws

Spouse & Children

10 February 1827
Xenia, Clay, Illinois, United States


+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 5

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 23

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 Possibly an altered spelling of Haas .2 English: variant spelling of Hawes .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Benjamin Haws Fought in the Black Hawk War

The Indians had agreed to abandon the country north of Rock River. About this time (1829), the President issued a proclamation, according to law, and all that country above the mouth of Rock River wa …

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Sources (3)

  • A Haws, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Alfred Haws, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Illinois State Census Collection, 1825-1865

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