Hannah Moore Wolcott

24 July 1823–1 March 1898 (Age 74)
Litchfield, Litchfield Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Hannah Moore

When Hannah Moore Wolcott was born on 24 July 1823, in Litchfield, Litchfield Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Elijah Wolcott I, was 43 and her mother, Elizabeth Emma Park, was 36. She died on 1 March 1898, at the age of 74, and was buried in Park Cemetery, Canton, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Wolcott I
Elizabeth Emma Park
Susannah Park Wolcott
Thomas Park Wolcott
Silas Park Wolcott
Samuel Park Wolcott
Maria Cook Wolcott
Elijah Wolcott
William Reed Wolcott
Mary Wolcott
Hannah Moore Wolcott
Amos Prentice Wolcott
Louisa Jane Wolcott
Marion Elizabeth Wolcott

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World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 2
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.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 7
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
Age 23
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (Devon and Surrey): habitational name from Wollacott in Thrushelton (Devon), named from the Old English personal name Wulfnōth + cot ‘cottage, hut, shelter’. This form of the surname is now rare in Britain.History: Henry Wolcott (1578–1655), clothier, came from Tolland, Somerset, England, and settled in Windsor, CT, in 1636. His grandson Roger (1679–1767) was colonial governor of CT; his great-grandson Oliver (1726–1797) was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Hannah Wolcott in household of Amos P Wolcott, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Moore Wolcott, "Find A Grave Index"

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