Patience Towle

8 June 1704–
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Patience

When Patience Towle was born on 8 June 1704, in Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Benjamin Towle, was 35 and her mother, Sarah Bowden, was 33. She married Stephen Hobbs on 18 January 1725, in Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died in Kensington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Hobbs
1700–1757
Patience Towle
1704–
Marriage: 18 January 1725
Noah Hobbs
1725–
Abigail Hobbs
1727–1757
Hephzibah Hobbs
1728–
Stephen Hobbs
1730–
Samuel Hobbs
1739–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 January 1725
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
children

(5)

    Noah Hobbs

    Male1725–Male

    Abigail Hobbs

    Female1727–1757Female

    Hephzibah Hobbs

    Female1728–Female

    Stephen Hobbs

    Male1730–Male

    Samuel Hobbs

    Male1739–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 72

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

Age 72

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 96

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.

Name Meaning

English (Nottinghamshire): variant of Toll .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Patience in entry for Stephen Hobs, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Patience Towle, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Patience in entry for Samuel Hobs, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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