Phoebe Whaley

about 1791–from 1821 to 1889 (Age 30)
Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Phoebe

When Phoebe Whaley was born about 1791, in Connecticut, United States, her father, David Whaley, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Golder, was 28. She married Amos Smith in 1812, in Connecticut, United States. She died from 1821 to 1889, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

Amos Smith
1781–
Phoebe Whaley
1791–1889
Marriage: 1812

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1812Connecticut, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1791
    Age 0
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1802 · Brass is Discovered
    Age 11
    "In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 28
    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

    (1997: 7846;2007: 16582; 2010: 22833)English (northern): habitational name from Whalley (Lancashire) or Whaley in Bolsover (Derbyshire). The Lancashire placename may derive from Old English hwæl ‘hill’ + lēah ‘wood, woodland clearing’. The Derbyshire placename may derive from Old English wall ‘wall’, walh ‘Welshman, foreigner’ (genitive plural wala), or wælla ‘well, spring, stream’ + lēah.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Walley
    Wally
    Whalley

    Sources (1)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs. Phebe Smith -

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