Benjamin Doty

7 May 1755–17 April 1835 (Age 79)
Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Doty was born on 7 May 1755, in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Silas Doty, was 33 and his mother, Susannah Bumpas, was 30. He married Eleanor Chapman about 1778. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 17 April 1835, in Austerlitz, Columbia, New York, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Green River, Hillsdale, Columbia, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Doty
1755–1835
Abalena Saxton
1761–1844
Marriage: about 1792
Mary Doty
1796–1881
Ebenezer P. Doty
1798–1872
Fanny Doty
1802–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1792
children

(3)

    Female1796–1881Female

    Ebenezer P. Doty

    Male1798–1872Male

    Fanny Doty

    Female1802–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 21

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

Age 21

New York is the 11th state.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 42

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Name Meaning

English: probably an early variant of Doughty .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Doty, "New York, Cemetery Abstracts, 1800-1965"
  • Benjamin Doty, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Benjamin Doty, "Find A Grave Index"

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