Rhoda Eno

12 August 1766–23 July 1837 (Age 70)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Rhoda

When Rhoda Eno was born on 12 August 1766, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Capt. Jonathan Eno, was 27 and her mother, Mary Goodrich Hart, was 21. She married Daniel Phelps on 15 March 1787, in Avon, Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 23 July 1837, at the age of 70.

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Daniel Phelps
Rhoda Eno
Marriage: 15 March 1787
Rhoda Slater Phelps
Canton Phelps
Daniel Pliney Phelps
Canton Phelps
Laura Phelps
Nancy Phelps
Calista Catherine Phelps
George N. Phelps

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15 March 1787
Avon, Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America


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World Events (8)


Age 10

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

Age 15

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.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 20

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained.2 Possibly in some cases a respelling of French Énos ( see Enos ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • International Genealogical index
  • ancestry.com
  • Rhoda Eno, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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