Moses Hadley

1 May 1769–20 June 1856 (Age 87)
Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, British Colonial America

The Life 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

Spouse and Children

    Male1769–1856Male

    Mary Martin

    Female1772–1846Female

MARRIAGE
24 March 1793
Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(7)

    Joshua Hadley

    Male1795–1868Male

    Releaf Hadley

    Female1797–1884Female

    Sophia Hadley

    Female1799–1874Female

    Amos Hadley

    Male1802–1883Male

    Moses Hadley

    Male1806–1872Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 7

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

Age 7

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Moses Hadley in household of Norman Hadley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Moses Hadley in entry for Sophia Fales, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Moses Hadley, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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