Hannah M. Blodgett

6 December 1826–
Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Hannah M.

When Hannah M. Blodgett was born on 6 December 1826, in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, Samuel Blodgett, was 23 and her mother, Caroline Elisa Sanders, was 21. She married George Baker about 1865, in Connecticut, United States. She lived in Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Morse
1816–1898
Hannah M. Blodgett
1826–
Charles S Morse
1847–1849
Ruth Morse
1854–
Caroline Morse
1848–
Asahel Morse
1850–
Ruth Morse
1852–1898
Fred Samuel Morse
1855–1930
Joseph J C Morse
1860–

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Charles S Morse

    Male1847–1849Male

    Caroline Morse

    Female1848–Female

    Asahel Morse

    Male1850–Male

    Female1852–1898Female

    Ruth Morse

    Female1854–Female

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Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Blodgett

    Male1803–1890Male

    Caroline Elisa Sanders

    Female1805–1846Female

siblings

(13)

    Eliza Jane Blodgett

    Female1825–1891Female

    Female1826–Female

    Emeline Almira Blodgett

    Female1828–1898Female

    Marana A. Blodgett

    Female1831–1900Female

    David Blodgett

    Male1832–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 3

Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

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.
1858 · A House Divided

Age 32

Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an Americanized form of Dutch Bloetgoet ( see Bloodgood ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Morse in household of John L Morse, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Morse in household of Sylvester Kilburn, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Ann E Blodget in household of Horace P Barnum, "United States Census, 1850"

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