Eliza Mitchell

Female18 October 1806–12 February 1874

Brief Life History 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 23. She married Daniel Putnam on 18 July 1839, in Monroe, Waldo, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 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 Villiage 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 Llewellyn Putnam
Silas Putnam
Jeremiah Mitchell Putnam
Jennie Eliza Putnam

Sources (14)

  • Eliza Putnam in household of George L Putnam, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Eliza Mitchel, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Eliza Mitchell Putnam, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 July 1839Monroe, Waldo, Maine, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    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

    English and Scottish: from the vernacular pronunciation in Middle English and Older Scots of the personal name Michael . See Michelson .

    English and Scottish: nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’.

    Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

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