Charity Taft

24 November 1742–22 August 1747 (Age 4)
Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Charity

When Charity Taft was born on 24 November 1742, in Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Thomas Taft Jr, was 29 and her mother, Lydia Thompson, was 31. She died on 22 August 1747, in Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 4.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Taft Jr
1713–1793
Lydia Thompson
1710–1756
Nathaniel Taft
1733–1747
Thomas Taft
1736–1736
Kezia Taft
1737–1737
Lydia Taft
1738–1829
Charity Taft
1742–1747
Hannah Taft
1745–1833
Nathaniel Taft
1747–1827
Amariah Taft
1750–1750
Deborah Taft
1751–1776
Thomas Taft 3rd
1753–1835
Genery Taft
1756–1761

Parents and Siblings

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+6 More Children

Name Meaning

English: topographic name or habitational name from a dialect variant of Old and Middle English toft ‘curtilage’, ‘site’, ‘homestead’, also applied to a low hillock where a homestead used to be. Compare Toft .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charity Taft, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Charity Taft, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Charity Taft, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"

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