Uriah Goodwin

11 May 1735–
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Uriah

When Uriah Goodwin was born on 11 May 1735, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Isaac Goodwin, was 39 and his mother, Hannah Morgan, was 31. He married Mabel Francis on 4 February 1757, in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He died in Saratoga, New York, United States, and was buried in Broadalbin, Broadalbin, Fulton, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Uriah Goodwin
1735–
Mabel Francis
1740–
Marriage: 4 February 1757
Uriah Goodwin
1759–1835
Goodwin
1774–1774
Eldad Francis Goodwin
1761–1827
Deliverance Goodwin
1763–1841
Cynthia Goodwin
1766–1839
Mabel Goodwin
1768–
Anna Goodwin
1770–1844
Lydia Goodwin
1771–1773
Lydia Goodwin
1773–
Abigail Goodwin
1779–1847
Samuel Goodwin
1782–1859
Submit Goodwin
1783–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 February 1757
West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 41

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

Age 46

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.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 65

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Godewyn, Old English Gōdwine, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + wine ‘friend’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Uriah Goodwin in entry for Submit Goodwin, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Uriah Goodwin - christening: 11 May 1735; West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Uriah Goodwin -

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