Enoch Heath

22 January 1756–26 November 1840 (Age 84)
Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Enoch

When Enoch Heath was born on 22 January 1756, in Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Jonathan Heath, was 27 and his mother, Hannah Stevens, was 20. He married Elizabeth Stevens on 10 April 1783, in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States for about 10 years and New Hampshire, United States in 1833. He registered for military service in 1836. He died on 26 November 1840, in Springfield, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Springfield, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch Heath
1756–1840
Elizabeth Stevens
1750–
Marriage: 10 April 1783
Hannah Heath
1783–1866
Samuel Heath
1785–1846
Ezekiel Heath
1788–1859
Enoch Heath
1791–
Sally Heath
1793–1871

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 April 1783
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
children

(5)

    Female1783–1866Female

    Samuel Heath

    Male1785–1846Male

    Ezekiel Heath

    Male1788–1859Male

    Enoch Heath

    Male1791–Male

    Sally Heath

    Female1793–1871Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 20

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 20

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath (Middle English hethe, Old English hǣð) or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Bedfordshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and West Yorkshire, named with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin since the late 16th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Enoch Heath, "New Hampshire Revolutionary War Records, 1675-1835"
  • Enoch Heath in entry for Sally Mills, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Enoch Heath in entry for Enoch Heath, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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