Charlotte Holley

9 May 1781–28 September 1805 (Age 24)
Cornwall, Addison, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Charlotte

When Charlotte Holley was born on 9 May 1781, in Cornwall, Addison, Vermont, United States, her father, Stephen Holley, was 24 and her mother, Lucy Hurlburt, was 24. She married Elisha Artemidorus Bascom on 30 December 1802, in Addison, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States in 1781. She died on 28 September 1805, in Shoreham, Addison, Vermont, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Cornwall Central Cemetery, Cornwall, Cornwall, Addison, Vermont, United States.

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Elisha Artemidorus Bascom
Charlotte Holley
Marriage: 30 December 1802
Chauncy H Bascom

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World Events (7)

1783 · A Free America
Age 2
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.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion
Age 5
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.
1788 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State
Age 7
Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): topographic name from Middle English holin, holi(e) ‘holly tree’. Compare Hollen .

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

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Sources (9)

  • Laura in entry for Charlotte Marilla Bascom, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Charlotte Holly, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Charlotte Holly, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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