Reuben Patch

20 October 1783–6 September 1853 (Age 69)
Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Reuben

Reuben Patch was born on 20 October 1783, in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He married Elisabeth Jones on 24 November 1807, in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 6 September 1853, in his hometown, at the age of 69.

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Reuben Patch
1783–1853
Elisabeth Jones
Marriage: 24 November 1807

Spouse and Children

    Male1783–1853Male

    Elisabeth Jones

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
24 November 1807
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

World Events (3)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 4

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 5

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

1 Southwestern English: from a medieval personal name of uncertain origin. Compare Pack .2 Probably an altered spelling of German Pätsch or Petsch (from a pet form of Peter ) or of Patsch, which is probably from a Pazzo, short form of a Germanic personal name meaning ‘fight’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rueben Patch, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Reuben Patch, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
  • Reuben Patch, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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