Henry Cuerden

28 October 1819–from 1870 to 1880 (Age 50)
England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry

Henry Cuerden was born on 28 October 1819, in England, United Kingdom as the son of John Cuerden. He married Mary Margaret Hargreaves on 31 January 1841, in Saint John, Pemberton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1852 and lived in Plattville Township, Mills, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Rock Creek Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1870. He died from 1870 to 1880, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Henry Cuerden
Mary Margaret Hargreaves
Marriage: 31 January 1841
Henry H Cuerden
Alice Cuerden
Solon Cuerden
Emeline Cuerden
Antonio Cuerden

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 January 1841Saint John, Pemberton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 1
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 17
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English: locative name from Cuerden (Lancs).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Sources (12)

    • Henry Cuerden in entry for Henry H Cuerden, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
    • Henry Cuerden, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Henry Cuerden in entry for Solon Cuerden and Lucy Gifford, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"

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