Eliphalet Killam Abbey

Male12 November 1806–7 August 1834

Brief Life History of Eliphalet Killam

When Eliphalet Killam Abbey was born on 12 November 1806, in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, his father, Simeon Abbe, was 34 and his mother, Tabitha Killam, was 30. He married Jane Barhitt about 1831, in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 7 August 1834, at the age of 27.

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Eliphalet Killam Abbey
Jane Barhitt
Marriage: about 1831
Louisa Abbe
Mary Abbey

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  • Marriage
    about 1831Somers, Tolland, Connecticut, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.


    Age 6

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 13

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning


    from Anglo-Norman and Middle English abbeye, abbaye ‘abbey’, i.e. a community of monks under an abbot or of nuns under an abbess (Old French abeie, Late Latin abbatia ‘priest's house’), applied as a topographic name for someone living in or near an abbey, or an occupational name for someone working in one.

    (of Norman origin): nickname from Anglo-Norman French abé, abbé ‘priest’. See also French Labbe .

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

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