Martha Peterson Batte

3 February 1783–
Prince George, Virginia, United States

The Life of Martha Peterson

When Martha Peterson Batte was born on 3 February 1783, in Prince George, Virginia, United States, her father, John Batte, was 25 and her mother, Mary Poythress, was 21.

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Robert Ritchie
Martha Peterson Batte
1783–

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Elizabeth Bland Batte

    Female1781–Female

    Female1783–Female

    Ann Bland Batte

    Female1785–1870Female

    Mary Poythress Batte

    Female1787–1815Female

    Elizabeth Batte

    Female1789–Female

+7 More Children

World Events (3)

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.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 5

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Batt .

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

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