Daniel Eddy

15 March 1812–April 1831 (Age 19)
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Daniel

When Daniel Eddy was born on 15 March 1812, in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Daniel Eddy, was 26 and his mother, Polly Field, was 19. He died in April 1831, at the age of 19, and was buried in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

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Daniel Eddy
Polly Field
Daniel Eddy
Polly Field Eddy
Fanny Eddy
Alexander Eddy
Eliza F. Eddy

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World Events (5)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 7
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 8
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.
1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 13
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

English (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Edwy, Old English Ēadwīg, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel Eddy, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Daniel Eddy, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Daniel Eddy, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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