Thankful Dwinel

15 August 1779–6 February 1786 (Age 6)
Sutton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Thankful

When Thankful Dwinel was born on 15 August 1779, in Sutton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Henry Dwinnell, was 46 and her mother, Hannah Daggett, was 42. She died on 6 February 1786, at the age of 6.

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Family Time Line

Henry Dwinnell
1732–1813
Hannah Daggett
1736–1788
Solomon Dwinel
1757–1830
Jonathan Dwinel
1764–1788
John Dwinel
1766–1819
Samuel Dunnell
1770–1847
Abraham Dwinnell
1772–1814
Hannah Dwinnell
1785–
Rebecca Dwinnell
1787–
Moses Dwinell
1760–1832
Hennery Dwinel
1762–1805
Jonathan or James Dwinell
1764–1821
Hannah Dwinel
1768–1778
Remark Dwinel
1775–1778
Thankful Dwinel
1779–1786
Isaac Dwinnell
1782–1857

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World Events (3)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 4

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 7

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.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (2)

  • Thankful Dwinel, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Thankful Dwinel, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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