Mahitable Carver

12 December 1751–16 April 1837 (Age 85)
Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Mahitable

When Mahitable Carver was born on 12 December 1751, in Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Timothy Carver Sr, was 31 and her mother, Rebecca Washburn, was 15. She married Daniel T Pierce in 1768, in Putnam, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 16 April 1837, in Carmel, Carmel, Putnam, New York, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Carmel, Carmel, Putnam, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel T Pierce
1742–1812
Mahitable Carver
1751–1837
Marriage: 1768
Orpha Pierce
1768–1836
Mehatible Pierce
1777–
Daniel Pierce
1787–
Ruth Pierce
1771–1848
Cloe Pierce
1773–1854
Timothy R. Pierce
1775–1839
Samuel Pierce
1775–1863
Daniel Pierce
1779–
Abizer Pierce
1779–1873
Jonathan Pierce
1781–
William Pierce
1783–1858
Hester Pierce
1786–
Barnabas Carver Pierce
1792–1878
Polly Pierce
1795–1872

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1768
Putnam, New York, United States
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1776

Age 25

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 25

New York is the 11th state.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 46

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a carver of wood or a sculptor of stone, from an agent derivative of Middle English kerve(n) ‘to cut or carve’.2 English: occupational name for a plowman, from Anglo-Norman French caruier, from Late Latin carrucarius, a derivative of carruca ‘cart’, ‘plow’.3 Americanized spelling of German Garber , Gerber , or Körber ( see Koerber ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mahitable Pierce, "New York, Cemetery Abstracts, 1800-1965"
  • Mahitable Carver Pierce, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mehitable Carver Pierce

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