William Tarbell

24 January 1730–
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of William

When William Tarbell was born on 24 January 1730, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Deacon Cornelius Tarbell, was 39 and his mother, Mary Sharp, was 38.

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Deacon Cornelius Tarbell
Mary Sharp
Sarah Tarbell
Jonathan Tarbell
Cornelius Tarbell
David Tarbell
Mary Tarbell
Nathaniel Tarbell
William Tarbell
Ruth Tarbell
Mary Tarbell
Ruth Tarbell

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World Events (3)

1760 · Salem Social Library Organized
Age 30
The Salem Social Library was organized on May 20, 1761. It was a privately funded library in Salem, Massachusetts. Most of the volumes in the library were gifts from people.
1762 · Derby Wharf
Age 32
Derby Wharf was built by the Derby family 1762. It is the longest Wharf in Salem stretching to half- mile in length.
1766 · Salem Marine Society Instituted
Age 36
Founded in 1766 by a group of sea captains, the society was ment to help other sea captians and their families.

Name Meaning

Possibly English: unexplained.

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

Sources (4)

  • William Tarball, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • William Tarball, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • William Tarball, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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