David Spalding

25 August 1793–28 August 1872 (Age 79)
Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life of David

When David Spalding was born on 25 August 1793, in Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States, his father, Elijah Spalding, was 48 and his mother, Deborah Scribner, was 43. He married Sarah or Sally Van Boskark on 29 December 1815. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Darien, Genesee, New York, United States in 1850 and Aurora, Erie, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 28 August 1872, in New York, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Holland, Holland, Erie, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Spalding
1793–1872
Sarah or Sally Van Boskark
1794–1882
Marriage: 29 December 1815
Esrom Spaulding
1816–1902
Phililp Spaulding
1817–1869
Elijah Spalding
1823–1904
Eliza Jane Spaulding
1825–1910
Roswell Spalding
1827–1914
Henry Spalding
1830–1903
Mary Spaulding
1834–1910
Sarah Spalding
1834–1910
Maria Spalding
1839–1889

Spouse and Children

    Male1793–1872Male

    Sarah or Sally Van Boskark

    Female1794–1882Female

MARRIAGE
29 December 1815
children

(9)

    Male1816–1902Male

    Male1817–1869Male

    Elijah Spalding

    Male1823–1904Male

    Eliza Jane Spaulding

    Female1825–1910Female

    Roswell Spalding

    Male1827–1914Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1745–1810Male

    Deborah Scribner

    Female1750–1791Female

siblings

(10)

    Asa Spalding

    Male1770–1840Male

    Persis Margaret Spaulding

    Female1774–1830Female

    Sally Spalding

    Female1775–Female

    Dyer Spalding

    Male1777–1858Male

    Jonathan Spalding

    Male1779–1838Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

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.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 4

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 26

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

English and Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so called from the Old English tribal name Spaldingas ‘people of the district called Spald’. The district name probably means ‘ditches’, referring to drainage channels in the fenland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • David Spaulding, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David Spaulding, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Spalding, "New York State Census, 1865"

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