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Historical Events In 1861

Saturday, 26 September 2020

May 27   In the year 1861 victoria E Matthews, educator  

May 29   On this day in history dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army  

May 31   Emily Perkins Bissell, welfare worker (1st christmas seal drive, 1907) in the year 1861.  

May 31   Gen Beauregard is given command of Confederate Alexandria Line on this day in history.  

May 31   In the year 1861 general Beauregard is given command of Confederate Alexandria Line  

May 31   Mint at New Orleans closes on this day in history.  

Jun 01   1st skirmish in Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va in the year 1861.  

Jun 01   In the year 1861 john Q Marr, US Confederate captain, dies in battle at Fairfax Courthouse, the first Confederate death of the war  

Jun 01   The first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va on this day in history.  

Jun 01   In the year 1861 uS & Confederacy simultaneously stop mail interchange  

Jun 03   In the year 1861 1st Civil War land battle-Union defeats Confederacy at Philippi, WV  

Jun 03   On this day in history first Civil War land battle-Union defeats Confederacy at Philippi, WV  

Jun 03   Stephen A Douglas, "Little Giant", senator (Lincoln Debates), dies on this day in history.  

Jun 05   On this day in history federal marshals seize arms & gunpower at Du Pont works DE  

Jun 05   John Garland, US Union colonel/brig-general, dies in battle in the year 1861.  

Jun 06   Giuseppe Concone, Italian singing teacher, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Jun 06   On this day in history lincoln's cabinet declares Union govt will pay for expenses once states have mobilized volunteers  

Jun 08   On this day in history people of Tennessee vote to succeed from Union  

Jun 08   Tennessee secedes from the Union and joins the Confederacy in the year 1861.  

Jun 09   Floris H Verster, [van Wulverhorst], painter/cartoonist/etcher on this day in history.  

Jun 10   On this day in history battle of Big Bethel VA (Bethel Church, Great Bethal)-Union retreats  

Jun 10   In the year 1861 josephus T J Cuypers, Dutch architect (St Bavo, Haarlem)  

Jun 11   In the year 1861 sigismund Vladislavovich Zaremba, composer  

Jun 12   Missouri Governor Claiborne Jackson calls for 50,000 volunteers to stop Federates from taking over his state on this day in history.  

Jun 14   Harpers Ferry evacuated by rebels in face of McClellan's advance in the year 1861.  

Jun 15   Johnston evacuates Harpers Ferry on this day in history.  

Jun 16   Battle of Vienna, VA & Secessionville, SC (James Island) on this day in history.  

Jun 16   Scato Gocko de Vries, Dutch paleographer/librarian in the year 1861.  

Jun 17   Battle of Boonville, MI-Brig General Lyon defeats Confederate forces in the year 1861.  

Jun 17   In the year 1861 sidney James Jones, composer  

Jun 18   Jose FdT Coelho, Portuguese writer (Os Meus Amores) on this day in history.  

Jun 19   In the year 1861 anaheim Post Office established  

Jun 19   In the year 1861 douglas Haig, British fieldmarshal (Sudan, WW I)  

Jun 19   In the year 1861 the birth of Douglas Haig, British field marshal  

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Famous Birthdays In 1861

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of helen Herron Taft, 1st lady (1909-12)  

Jan 03   William Renshaw, British champion tennis player (d. 1904) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Heinrich Gottlieb Noren, composer was born in the year 1861.  

Jan 06   In the year 1861 birth of george Exton Lloyd, Anglican bishop and theologian (d. 1940)  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of max Nonne, German neurologist (d. 1959)  

Jan 14   On this day in history birth of wilhelm von Polenz, German writer (Der Pfarrer von Breitendorf)  

Jan 18   In the year 1861 birth of hans Goldschmidt, German chemist  

Jan 18   On this day in history birth of raymond Huntington Woodman, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1861

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1861 frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65  

Jan 17   On this day in history death of lola Montez, Irish-born adventurer (b. 1821)  

Jan 31   In the year 1861 franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53  

Feb 10   Francis Danby, Exmouth, painter, dies in the year 1861.  

Feb 12   On this day in history hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer, dies at 72  

Feb 18   Louis C Luzac, Dutch minister of Internal affairs, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Mar 10   On this day in history josepf Francois Snel, composer, dies at 67  

Mar 14   In the year 1861 abraham Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58  

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