Hannah Beers

about 1770–23 February 1794 (Age 24)
New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Beers was born about 1770, in New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, Elias Beers, was 24 and her mother, Hannah Sabin, was 23. She married John Hunt on 12 November 1793. She died on 23 February 1794, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Scotland, Windham, Connecticut, United States.

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John Hunt
1772–1841
Hannah Beers
1770–1794
Marriage: 12 November 1793

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 November 1793

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siblings

(2)

    Lucy Beers

    Female1770–1774Female

    Female1770–1794Female

World Events (8)

1776

Age 6

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 6

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 11

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 Irish or English (mainly northern Ireland): unexplained.2 Dutch: shortened form of van Beers, a habitational name from any of the places called Beers in Friesland, Overijssel, North Brabant, and near Antwerp.3 German: variant of Baer .

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

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