Moses Avery Meder

18 December 1802–13 October 1890 (Age 87)
Ellsworth, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Moses Avery

Moses Avery Meder was born on 18 December 1802, in Ellsworth, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States as the son of Deborah Knight. He married Sarah Dame Blood about 1831, in New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 13 October 1890, in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses Avery Meder
Sarah Dame Blood
Marriage: about 1831
Angeline Meader
Sarah Meader
Angeline Meader

Spouse and Children

about 1831
New Hampshire, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Deborah Knight




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 6

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 23

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Mader 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Moses A Meder, "United States Census, 1870"
  • M A Meeder, "United States Census, 1880"
  • 1860 U.S. Census - Moses Meeder

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