Helen Amelia Heinsohn

21 October 1874–5 July 1953 (Age 78)
Alta Loma, Galveston, Texas, United States

The Life of Helen Amelia

When Helen Amelia Heinsohn was born on 21 October 1874, in Alta Loma, Galveston, Texas, United States, her father, Frederich Diederich Heinsohn, was 57 and her mother, Auguste Oehring, was 47. She married Charles Allen Huntington on 26 November 1900, in Galveston, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Galveston, Galveston, Texas, United States in 1910 and Justice Precinct 4, Galveston, Texas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 5 July 1953, in Galveston, Texas, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Charles Allen Huntington
Helen Amelia Heinsohn
Marriage: 26 November 1900
Collis Powers Huntington
Theodore W. Huntington
Frederick Henry Huntington

Spouse and Children

26 November 1900
Galveston, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Frederich Diederich Heinsohn


    Auguste Oehring




    Augusta Heinsohn


    Henry Heinsohn


    Henrietta Heinsohn


    Julia Elise Heinsohn


    William Heinsohn


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 2

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Hein, short form of Heinrich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen Hunting in household of Charles A Hunting, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helen A Huntington in household of Charles A Huntington, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Helen A Huntington, "United States Census, 1930"

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