Sally Peet


Brief Life History of Sally

When Sally Peet was born in 1799, in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Peet, was 44 and her mother, Sarah Beers, was 42.

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John Peet
Sarah Beers
John Garry Peet
Polly Peet
Mary Peet
Sally Peet
Isaac Peet
George Peet
Betsey Peet
Sarah Peet
Sally Peet
Alton Peet
Eliza Peet

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    World Events (3)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 1

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    1802 · Brass is Discovered

    Age 3

    "In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."


    Age 4

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): from a pet form of the personal name Peter .

    Dutch: relationship name or nickname from Middle Dutch pete ‘godfather, godmother’, or ‘godchild’.

    Altered form of French Pitre .

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

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