Harriet Bryon Cushing

18 June 1798–19 August 1882 (Age 84)
Salisbury, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Harriet

Harriet Bryon Cushing was born on 18 June 1798, in Salisbury, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States as the daughter of Caleb Cushing. She married Samuel Hoskins on 16 July 1818, in Orange, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Penobscot, Maine, United States in 1860 and Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States in 1870. She died on 19 August 1882, in Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Hoskins
1795–1873
Harriet Bryon Cushing
1798–1882
Marriage: 16 July 1818
John Church Cushing Hoskins
1820–1909
William Henry Haskins
1821–1877
Samual W Hoskins
1824–1880
Mary Hoskins
1826–
Lois Amanda Raid Hoskins
1828–
James Denison Hoskins
1830–1911
Caleb Allan Hoskins
1833–1917
Harriet Sophia Hoskins
1837–1873

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 July 1818Orange, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    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.
    1816
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries: 1816: Penobscot, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Penobscot, Maine, United States
    1820
    Age 22
    Maine is the 23rd state.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bryant .Irish (Sligo): from Ó Briain, see O'Brien .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bryant

    Sources (16)

    • Harriet Byron Cushing in entry for James Darwin Hoskins, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Harriet B Haskins in household of Samuel Haskins, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Harriet Cushing, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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