Martin Wolfe

1859–1952 (Age 93)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Martin

Martin Wolfe was born in 1859, in Indiana, United States as the son of Mary A.. He died before 1952, in his hometown, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Mary A.
1818–1915
Elizabeth Wolfe
1841–1930
Amos Wolf
1845–1912
David Wolfe
1847–1940
Barbara Wolfe
1849–1945
John Jr. Wolfe
1851–1948
Martin Wolfe
1859–1952

Parents and Siblings

    Mary A.

    Female1818–1915Female

siblings

(6)

    Elizabeth Wolfe

    Female1841–1930Female

    Amos Wolf

    Male1845–1912Male

    David Wolfe

    Male1847–1940Male

    Female1849–1945Female

    Male1851–1948Male

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World Events (3)

1863

Age 4

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

Age 4

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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 47

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

Name Meaning

Irish, English, and German: variant spelling of Wolf .

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

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