Reuben Loomis

4 March 1719–11 October 1801 (Age 82)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Reuben

When Reuben Loomis was born on 4 March 1719, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ichabod Loomis, was 26 and his mother, Hepzibah Loomis, was 20. He married Ann Moore on 2 December 1742, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 11 October 1801, in Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Loomis
1719–1801
Rebecca Goodrich
1721–1775
Marriage: 5 February 1744
Reuben Loomis
1746–1776
Wealthy Ann Loomis
1752–
Rebecca Loomis
1747–1792
Jacob Loomis
1750–1823
Elijah Loomis
1752–1805
Abijah Loomis
1756–1835

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 February 1744
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
children

(6)

    Reuben Loomis

    Male1746–1776Male

    Female1747–1792Female

    Male1750–1823Male

    Elijah Loomis

    Male1752–1805Male

    Wealthy Ann Loomis

    Female1752–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 57

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 62

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1783 · A Free America

Age 64

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury in Lancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, and apparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Reuben Loomis, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Reuben Loomis, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Capt. Reuben Loomis, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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