Aaron North

1777–
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Aaron

When Aaron North was born in 1777, in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, John North, was 29 and his mother, Rhoda Merrill, was 25. He married Abigail Hart about 1798, in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Weathersfield, Windsor, Vermont, United States in 1850. He died in Windsor, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aaron North
1777–
Abigail Hart
1779–1844
Marriage: about 1798
Edward Damon North
1799–1871
Charles P North
1803–
George North
1809–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1798
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

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.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 4

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1808

Age 31

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name, from Middle English north ‘north’, for someone who lived in the northern part of a village or to the north of a main settlement ( compare Norrington 1), or a regional name for someone who had migrated from the north. Compare Norris 1.2 Irish: regional name for someone from Ulster, the northern area of Ireland, in part as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ultaigh ( see McNulty ) or (in Westmeath) of Ultach.3 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with a cognate of Old High German nord ‘north’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Aaron North, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Aron in entry for Abigail North, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Aaron North in entry for Edward D North, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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