Martha Pinney

Female31 March 1777–

Brief Life History of Martha

When Martha Pinney was born on 31 March 1777, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Abner Pinney, was 27 and her mother, Ruth Gillette, was 25.

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Abner Pinney
Ruth Gillette
Ruth Pinney
Azariah Pinney
Martha Pinney
Abner Putnam Pinney
Huldah Pinney
Levi Pinney
Chester Pinney
Hervey Pinney
Ruth Betsey Pinney

Sources (1)

  • Martha Piney, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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Siblings (9)

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World Events (3)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

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 6

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.


Age 24

Post office est. April 18, 1801

Name Meaning

English (southern): variant of Penny , Pinhey or Pinning. Pinhey is a habitational name from Pinhay in Axmouth, Devon. Pinning is from a Middle English personal name Pening, Pining.

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

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