Darius Miner

31 March 1729–
New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Darius

When Darius Miner was born on 31 March 1729, in New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Minor, was 27 and his mother, Martha Stebbins, was 23.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Minor
1702–1795
Martha Stebbins
1705–
Phebe Miner
1727–
Minor
1741–1743
Darius Miner
1729–
Jerusha Miner
1731–1732
Naman Minor
1734–
Naoma Minor
1734–
Jerusha Miner
1738–1741
Joshua Miner
1738–
Rebecca Miner
1740–
Miner
1741–1742
Miner
1743–
Thomas Miner
1745–1812
Grace Miner
1747–
Susanna Miner
1749–

Parents and Siblings

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Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who built mines, either for the excavation of coal and other minerals, or as a technique in the medieval art of siege warfare. The word represents an agent derivative of Middle English, Old French mine ‘mine’ (a word of Celtic origin, cognate with Gaelic mein ‘ore’, ‘mine’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Darius Minor, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Darius, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

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