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Dr Ansel Asa Hemenway
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1806
Harborcreek
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1895
Eugene
Lane County
Oregon, USA

Sister to Mary Hemenway Hays

Married to Abigail Whitmore 22 Jan 1834 in La Port County, Indiana.

Morning Oregonian- February 13, 1895

Dr. A. A. Hemenway died at the homeplace about five miles west of Eugene, February 10, 1895, at the advanced age of 89 years. He was born in Erie County, Pa., January 22, 1806. He moved from there when a boy, emigrating to various states of the then unsettled Middle West, leaving Iowa in 1853 for Oregon, where he has since resided.

His wife and five children survive him, viz.: Dr. S. Hemenway, Klamath Falls; Mrs. Ellen Humphrey, Ansel Hemenway, Goshen; Volney Hemenway, Eugene; and Frank Hemenway who resides on part of the home place.

Dr. Hemenway was a member of the legislature about the time of the ex-Governor Whitaker presided over the state, and was in other ways instrumental in shaping the foundation of the state government.
(Provided by Jen #47362231)

Ansel and Abigail were married in La Porte County, Indiana on January 20, 1834. They had their first child and then moved to Walworth County, Wisconsin where Ansel formed the town of Spring Prarie.



 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Abigail Whitmore Hemenway (1814 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Stacy M Hemenway (1836 - 1914)*
  Ellen Hemenway Humphrey (1839 - 1930)*
  Ansel Hemenway (1841 - 1925)*
  Volney Dixon Hemenway (1845 - 1920)*
  Urban Hemenway (1848 - 1894)*
  Frank Asa Hemenway (1854 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Inscription on family marker:
Tis hard to break the tender cord
When love has bound the heart
Tis hard so hard to speak the words
Must we forever part
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Eugene
Lane County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Jen
Originally Created by: jessicado
Record added: Nov 04, 2008
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Dr Ansel Asa Hemenway
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