Sally Keeler

29 August 1823–
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Sally

When Sally Keeler was born on 29 August 1823, in Connecticut, United States, her father, Benjamin Keeler, was 32 and her mother, Abigail Hoyt, was 30. She lived in Sterling, Cayuga, New York, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Keeler
1791–1850
Abigail Hoyt
1793–1868
Samuel H. Keeler
1815–1882
Joseph Keeler
1817–1873
Elizabeth
1819–1830
Edwin Keeler
1821–
David Keeler
1823–
Sally Keeler
1823–
Eliza Keeler
1826–
Benjamin S. Keeler
1825–1852
Sarah
1825–
William Keeler
1829–1890
Levi E. Keeler
1831–
Hester Ann Keeler
1833–1890

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

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.
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 6

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.
1863

Age 40

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a boatman or boatbuilder, from an agent derivative of Middle English kele ‘ship’, ‘barge’ (from Middle Dutch kiel).2 Americanized spelling of German Kühler, from a variant of an old personal name ( see Keeling ) or a variant of Kuhl .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Sally Keeler in household of Abagail Keeler, "United States Census, 1850"

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