Lucius Tuttle

29 April 1749–27 June 1846 (Age 97)
Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Lucius

When Lucius Tuttle was born on 29 April 1749, in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ephraim Tuttle, was 39 and his mother, Hannah Pangborn, was 35. He married Hannah Hull on 10 February 1773, in Cheshire, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He registered for military service in 1777. He died on 27 June 1846, in Wolcott, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucius Tuttle
1749–1846
Hannah Hull
1754–1800
Marriage: 10 February 1773
Andrew Hull Tuttle
1775–1845
Tuttle
–1789
Lucius Tuttle
1776–1865
Betsey Ann Tuttle
1778–1864
Marcus Tuttle
1780–1807
Anson Tuttle
1781–1863
William Langman Tuttle
1784–1822
Gaius Tuttle
1786–1855
Hannah Tuttle
1787–1846
Esther Tuttle
1792–1855

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 February 1773
Cheshire, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
children

(10)

    Andrew Hull Tuttle

    Male1775–1845Male

    Lucius Tuttle

    Male1776–1865Male

    Betsey Ann Tuttle

    Female1778–1864Female

    Male1780–1807Male

    Anson Tuttle

    Male1781–1863Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 27

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

Age 32

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.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 51

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.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: from the Old Norse personal name þorkell, a contracted form of a name composed of the elements þórr, name of the Scandinavian god of thunder ( see Thor ) + ketill ‘cauldron’. The personal name Thurkill or Thirkill was in use throughout England in the Middle Ages; in northern England it had been introduced directly by Scandinavian settlers, whereas in the South it was the result of Norman influence. This surname and its variants are especially common in East Anglia. In Ireland the Old Norse name was adopted as a Gaelic personal name (Thorcall), which generated the surnames McCorkle and Corkill .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucius Tuttle, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Lucius Tuttle, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Lucius Tuttle, "Connecticut, Charles R. Hale Collection, Vital Records, 1640-1955"

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