Norman

about 1802–
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Norman

When Norman was born about 1802, in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Amzi Porter, was 33 and his mother, Rebecca Andrews, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Amzi Porter
1769–
Rebecca Andrews
1773–
Norman
1802–
Philo
1805–
Julia
1807–

Parents and Siblings

    Amzi Porter

    Male1769–Male

    Rebecca Andrews

    Female1773–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1802–Male

    Male1805–Male

    Julia

    Female1807–Female

World Events (3)

1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 0

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

Name Meaning

One from Normandy. Tormad is the Gaelic form of Norman.

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