Moses Hadley

Brief Life History of Moses

When Moses Hadley was born on 1 May 1769, in Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, British Colonial America, his father, Amos Hadley, was 29 and his mother, Dorothy Sargeant, was 28. He married Mary Martin on 24 March 1793, in Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 20 June 1856, in Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Wells Cemetery, Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses Hadley
1769–1856
Mary Martin
1772–1846
Marriage: 24 March 1793
Joshua Hadley
1795–1868
Releaf Hadley
1797–1884
Sophia Hadley
1799–1874
Amos Hadley
1802–1883
Moses Hadley
1806–1872
Norman Hadley
1813–1890
Lyman Hadley
1815–1881

Sources (29)

  • Moses Hadley in household of Norman Hadley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Moses Hadley, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Moses Hadley, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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World Events (8)

1776

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

1776

New Hampshire is 9th state.

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English (mainly West Midlands): habitational name from either of three places called Hadley, in Worcestershire and Shropshire, or from either of two places called Hadleigh, in Essex and Suffolk, or Monken Hadley in Middlesex. The first is named from the Old English personal name Hadda + lēah ‘wood, (woodland) clearing’; the others are from Old English hǣth ‘heathland, heather’ + lēah.

In some cases also Native American (Navajo): variant of Hatathlie ‘singer (i.e. medicine man)’. Compare Singer 5.

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

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Moses Hadley (1769-1856)

Moses Hadley BIRTH 1 May 1769 Canaan, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA DEATH 20 Jun 1856 (aged 87) BURIAL Wells Cemetery Canaan, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA MEMORIAL ID 168546784 · View Sour …

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