John Alonzo Flint

14 March 1813–23 September 1873 (Age 60)
Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States

The Life of John Alonzo

When John Alonzo Flint was born on 14 March 1813, in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States, his father, Leonard Flint, was 30 and his mother, Anna M Luce, was 27. He married Wealthy Green on 26 December 1841, in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 23 September 1873, in his hometown, at the age of 60.

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John Alonzo Flint
Wealthy Green
Marriage: 26 December 1841
Lucius Flint
Lucinda Flint
Lyman Flint
Lettie E Flint
Lora Flint

Spouse and Children


    Wealthy Green


26 December 1841
Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States


    Lucius Flint


    Lucinda Flint


    Lyman Flint


    Lettie E Flint


    Lora Flint


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1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 17

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: topographic name for someone who lived near a significant outcrop of flint, Old English, Low German flint, or a nickname for a hard-hearted or physically tough individual.2 Welsh: habitational name from Flint in Clwyd, which gave its name to the old county of Flintshire.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Flinte ‘shotgun’.

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

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  • John Alonzo Flint, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • John Alonzo Flint, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Alonzo Flint, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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