Charity Savage

1808–25 August 1822 (Age 14)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Charity

When Charity Savage was born in 1808, in Connecticut, United States, her father, Joel Savage, was 47 and her mother, Abigail Smith, was 43. She died on 25 August 1822, in Mexico, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States, at the age of 14, and was buried in Mexico, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States.

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Joel Savage
Abigail Smith
Rhoda Savage
Aseneth Savage
Laura W Savage
William Austin Savage
Joel Savage Jr
Gibson Savage
Dolly P Savage
Patty Savage
Anson Gillett Savage
Charity Savage

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World Events (5)


Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

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

1 English and Scottish: nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English, Old French salvage, sauvage ‘untamed’ (Late Latin salvaticus literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’, influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural).2 Irish: generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O’Savin( see Savin ).3 Americanized form of Ashkenazic Jewish Savich .

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

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  • Charity Savage, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charity Savage - Published information: birth-name: Charity Savage

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