Ebenezer Eddy

10 July 1780–
Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Ebenezer

When Ebenezer Eddy was born on 10 July 1780, in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Corp Asa Eddy, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Gore, was 41. He married Lydia King in 1809, in Julius, Crittenden, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Eddy
1780–
Lydia King
1788–
Marriage: 1809
Eunice Eddy
1810–1833

Spouse and Children

    Male1780–Male

    Lydia King

    Female1788–Female

MARRIAGE
1809
Julius, Crittenden, Arkansas, United States
children

(1)

    Eunice Eddy

    Female1810–1833Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

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.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 1

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1812

Age 32

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

Name Meaning

English (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Edwy, Old English Ēadwīg, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ebenezer Eddy, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ebenezer Eddy, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Ebenezer Eddy, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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