Ezekiel Alderman

1793–24 July 1816 (Age 23)
East Granby, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Ezekiel

When Ezekiel Alderman was born in 1793, in East Granby, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ezekial Alderman, was 21 and his mother, Elizabeth Holcomb, was 18. He died on 24 July 1816, in Norfolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 23.

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Ezekial Alderman
Elizabeth Holcomb
Ezekiel Alderman
Rosanna Alderman
Elizabeth Alderman
Sarah Alderman
Susana Alderman
Daniel Alderman
Timothy Alderman
Solmon Alderman
Sally Alderman

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World Events (3)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 7

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.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 19

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.

Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

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

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