Louisa Twitchell

23 April 1801–
Jackson, Waldo, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Louisa

When Louisa Twitchell was born on 23 April 1801, in Jackson, Waldo, Maine, United States, her father, Abijah Twitchell, was 23 and her mother, Rachel Hogg, was 20. She had at least 1 daughter with George Morse.

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George Morse
Louisa Twitchell
Eliza Ann Morse

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World Events (8)

Age 2
France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
Age 26
Historical Boundaries: 1827: Waldo, Maine, United States
1832 · The Black Hawk War
Age 31
Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Louisa Twitchell in entry for Eliza A Harding, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Louisa Twitchell, "Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907 "
  • Louisa Twitchell, "Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907 "

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