Archibald ‘Arch’ Stone

Male20 February 1770–9 January 1852

Brief Life History of Archibald ‘Arch’

When Archibald ‘Arch’ Stone was born on 20 February 1770, in Branford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Elihu Stone, was 35 and his mother, Thankful Hotchkiss, was 33. He had at least 1 son with Hannah. He lived in Durham, Greene, New York, United States for about 40 years. He registered for military service in 1781. He died on 9 January 1852, in Greenville, Greene, New York, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Locust Cemetery, Greenville, Greene, New York, United States.

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Archibald ‘Arch’ Stone
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Sources (10)

  • Achey Stom, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Arch Stone, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Arch Stone, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

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The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.

Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.

Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .

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

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