Thomas Landers

Male2 November 1783–8 June 1862

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Landers was born on 2 November 1783, in Lenox, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Ebenezer Landers, was 24 and his mother, Olive Osborne, was 25. He married Esther Work in 1808, in Afton, Chenango, New York, United States. He died on 8 June 1862, at the age of 78.

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Thomas Landers
Esther Work
Marriage: 1808

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    1808Afton, Chenango, New York, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Age 3

    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.

    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

    Age 4

    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.


    Age 21

    Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin) and Irish: habitational name from Norman French de Londres ‘of London’, Gaelicized in Ireland as de Londras.

    English: variant of Lander , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

    German and Dutch: patronymic from Lander . Compare Landress .

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

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