Ann Tenney

5 February 1726–29 July 1802 (Age 76)
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Ann

When Ann Tenney was born on 5 February 1726, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Joseph Tenney, was 26 and her mother, Abigail Wood, was 25. She married Thomas Hazen III on 7 March 1742, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 12 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 29 July 1802, in Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hazen III
1719–1782
Ann Tenney
1726–1802
Marriage: 7 March 1742
Eunice Hazen
1744–1753
Joshua Hazen
1745–1796
Abiah Hazen
1747–1819
Daniel Hazen
1747–1821
Capt Asa Hazen
1749–1819
Reuben Hazen
1751–1760
Elijah Hazen
1752–1832
Silas Hazen
1754–1778
Hezekiah Hazen
1756–1829
Thomas Hazen IV
1758–1835
Solomon Hazen
1759–1849
Daniel Hazen
1761–1814
Ann Hazen
1763–1765
Eunice Hazen
1765–1826
Philemon Hazen
1766–1845
Reuben Hazen
1768–1852
Ann Hazen
1771–1859

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1742
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
children

(17)

+12 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 50

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 55

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 60

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 (Yorkshire): from a medieval personal name, a diminutive of Dennis 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ann in entry for Ann Hazzon, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ann in entry for Eunice Hazzan, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ann in entry for Ann Hazzon, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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