John Milden Kitchell

September 1794–9 February 1863 (Age 68)
Hanover, Morris, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of John Milden

John Milden Kitchell was born in September 1794, in Hanover, Morris, New Jersey, United States as the son of John Kitchell and Abgail Parkhurst. He married Elizabeth Jane Spinning on 31 October 1829, in Warren, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Atlanta Township, Logan, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 9 February 1863, in Atlanta, Logan, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Roaches Chapel Cemetery, Atlanta, Logan, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Milden Kitchell
1794–1863
Elizabeth Jane Spinning
1798–1877
Marriage: 31 October 1829
John Kitchel
1830–
Jane Kitchel
1832–
John F Kitchell
1833–1900
Rachel Kitchen
1837–1913
Mary Elizabeth Kitchell
1838–1889
Milden G Kitchell
1843–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 October 1829Warren, Ohio, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 6
    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.
    1804
    Age 10
    Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr had been political enemies with intense personal differences for quite some time. Burr accused Hamilton of publicly disparaging his character during the elections of 1800 and 1804. On the morning of July 11, the two politicians went to Weehawken, New Jersey to resolve the disputes with an official duel. Both men were armed with a pistol. Hamilton missed, but Burr's shot fatally wounded Hamilton, who would die by the following day. The duel custom had been outlawed in New York by 1804, resulting in Burr fleeing the state due to an arrest warrant. He would later be accused of treason, but ultimately be acquitted.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 25
    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

    (1997: 547;2007: 994; 2010: 1246)English (Sussex and Middlesex): nickname from Middle English kechel, kichel ‘small cake of a kind given as alms in the name of God’. Godfathers and godmothers would commonly give such cakes to their godchildren when they asked for a blessing. Compare Chaucer's ‘a Goddes kechel’ (variant reading kichel).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Kitchel
    Ketchell

    Sources (11)

    • Meldon Kitchell, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Milden Kitchell, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • John Kitchen in entry for Rachael Mattice, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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