Sally Peet

1799–10 October 1862 (Age 63)
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life 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. She died on 10 October 1862, in Connecticut, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

John Peet
1755–1821
Sarah Beers
1757–
John Garry Peet
1786–
Polly Peet
1790–1843
Mary Peet
1788–
Sally Peet
1799–1862
Isaac Peet
1800–1839
George Peet
1802–
Betsey Peet
1803–
Sally Peet
1808–
Alton Peet
1810–
Eliza Peet
1813–

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World Events (7)

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."
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 20

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English (Lancashire): from a pet form of the personal name Peter .2 Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch pete ‘godfather’, ‘godmother’, or ‘godchild’.

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

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