Darius Cone

Brief Life History of Darius

When Darius Cone was born on 5 September 1800, in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Solomon Cone, was 43 and his mother, Sally Richmond, was 21. He married Betsey Webster Parmele on 6 December 1825, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Greenwood, Steuben, New York, United States in 1875 and Jasper, Steuben, New York, United States in 1880. He died on 10 January 1882, in Canisteo, Steuben, New York, United States, at the age of 81.

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Darius Cone
Betsey Webster Parmele
Marriage: 6 December 1825
Martha Cone

Sources (3)

  • Dennis Cane, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Darius Cone, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Darius Cone, "United States Census, 1870"

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World Events (8)

1802 · Brass is Discovered

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

1825 · The Crimes Act

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

Irish (Roscommon): possibly a shortened form of McCone .

English (Suffolk): from Middle English coin, cone ‘wedge, corner’; the reasons for its adoption as a surname are unclear.

Americanized form of North German Kohn or Köhn, or Kuhn .

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

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