Caroline Sission

Female1809–about 1842

Brief Life History of Caroline

Caroline Sission was born in 1809, in Onondaga, Onondaga, New York, United States. She married David Calkins about 1830. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died about 1842, at the age of 34.

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David Calkins
1810–1896
Caroline Sission
1809–1842
Marriage: about 1830
Hannah Maria Calkins
1835–1914
Myron R. Calkins
1837–1915
Eliza Harriet Calkins
1839–1913
William H Calkins
1840–1865

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    Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1830
  • Children (4)

    World Events (6)

    1812

    Age 3

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    1812 · War of 1812

    Age 3

    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 10

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English (Gloucestershire): variant of Sessions . This form of the surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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