William Howard Hoyt

5 July 1780–11 June 1822 (Age 41)
Hawke, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of William Howard

When William Howard Hoyt was born on 5 July 1780, in Hawke, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Ebenezer Hoyt, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Nichols, was 26. He married Betsey French on 9 September 1804, in Kensington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 11 June 1822, in Sandown, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in North Cemetery, Sandown, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Howard Hoyt
1780–1822
Betsey French
1783–1870
Marriage: 9 September 1804
Sarah N. Hoyt
1805–1854
William Hoyt
1806–1892
Mehitable D Hoyt
1809–1896
Ebenezer Hoyt
1812–1895
Rhoda Hoyt
1813–1865
Betsy Hoyt
1815–1818
Nathan Hoyt
1819–1903

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 September 1804Kensington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 1
    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
    1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution
    Age 8
    On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 14
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English hoit ‘long stick’.Altered form of Haught , a surname of German origin.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hoit
    Hoyte
    Haught

    Sources (11)

    • William Hoyt in entry for Rhoda Hoyt, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
    • William H. Hoit, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
    • Wm. Hoyt in entry for Wm. Hoyt, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"

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