Abraham Brelsford

1768–about 1836 (Age 68)
Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Brelsford was born in 1768, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Isaac Brelsford, was 52 and his mother, Susannah Brelsford, was 53. He married Hannah Carlisle on 8 August 1787, in Middletown Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He died about 1836, in Brush Creek, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Irish Ridge Cemetery, Brush Creek Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Brelsford
1768–1836
Hannah Carlisle
1768–1829
Marriage: 8 August 1787
Elizabeth Brelsford
1786–1870
Nancy Brelsford
1788–
Joseph Brelsford
1802–1860
Amos Brelsford
1790–1876
Abner Brelsford
1792–1867
Letitia Ann Brelsford
1797–1882
Hester Esther Brelsford
1797–1879
Jonathan Brelsford
1800–1891
Rhoda Brelsford
1804–1875
Leah Brelsford
1806–1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 August 1787
Middletown Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(10)

    Elizabeth Brelsford

    Female1786–1870Female

    Nancy Brelsford

    Female1788–Female

    Amos Brelsford

    Male1790–1876Male

    Male1792–1867Male

    Letitia Ann Brelsford

    Female1797–1882Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1716–1803Male

    Susannah Brelsford

    Female1715–1782Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 8

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 8

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Brailsford .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Abraham Brealsford, "Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850"
  • Abraham Brelsford, "Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850"
  • Abraham Brelsford, "Ohio Tax Records, 1800-1850"

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