George Hammond

13 October 1786–
Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of George

When George Hammond was born on 13 October 1786, in Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, David Hammond, was 33 and his mother, Elisabeth Annable, was 39.

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Family Time Line

David Hammond
1753–1786
Elisabeth Annable
1747–1793
Betsey Hammond
1779–
Francis Hammond
1781–1847
David Hammond Jr
1781–1837
George Hammond
1786–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 2

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1789

Age 3

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, Hamo(n), which is generally from a continental Germanic name Haimo, a short form of various compound names beginning with haim ‘home’, although it could also be from the Old Norse personal name Hámundr, composed of the elements hár ‘high’ + mund ‘protection’. As an Irish name it is generally an importation from England, but has also been used to represent Hamill 3 and, more rarely, McCammon .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: George - Individual or family possessions: birth: 13 October 1786; Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

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