Eliza Mitchell

18 October 1806–12 February 1874 (Age 67)
Monroe, Waldo, Maine, United States

The Life of Eliza

When Eliza Mitchell was born on 18 October 1806, in Monroe, Waldo, Maine, United States, her father, Jeremiah Mitchell, was 27 and her mother, Mary Simmons, was 22. She married Daniel Putnam on 18 July 1839, in Monroe, Waldo, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Frankfort, Waldo, Maine, United States in 1850. She died on 12 February 1874, in South Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Weskeag Village Cemetery, South Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Putnam
Eliza Mitchell
Marriage: 18 July 1839
Nancy P. Putnam
George Llwellyn Putnam
Silas Putnam
Jeremiah Mitchell Putnam
Jennie Eliza Putnam
Eliza J Putnam

Spouse and Children

18 July 1839
Monroe, Waldo, Maine, United States


    Nancy P. Putnam


    George Llwellyn Putnam


    Silas Putnam


    Jeremiah Mitchell Putnam


    Jennie Eliza Putnam


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 14

Maine is the 23rd state.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish:1. from the Middle English, Old French personal name Michel, vernacular form of Michael . 2. nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’. 3. Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza Putnam in household of George L Putnam, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Eliza Putnam in household of Daniel Patterson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eliza Putman in household of Daniel Putman, "United States Census, 1860"

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