Eliza Martin

3 July 1798–10 December 1862 (Age 64)
Washington, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza

When Eliza Martin was born on 3 July 1798, in Washington, New York, United States, her father, Aaron Martin, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Fitch, was 28. She married Alfred Freeman on 11 December 1817. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1855. She died on 10 December 1862, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Freeman
1793–1861
Eliza Martin
1798–1862
Marriage: 11 December 1817
Elizabeth Freeman
1821–
Charlotte H Freeman
1826–1896
Phineas Gates Freeman
1830–1904

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1817
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    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.
    1803
    Age 5
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 21
    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, Scottish, Irish, French, Walloon, Breton, Dutch, Flemish, German, Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Italian (Veneto); Spanish (Martín): from a personal name derived from Latin Martinus, itself a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’. This was borne by a famous 4th-century Christian saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. In North America, the surname Martin has absorbed cognates and derivatives from other languages, e.g. Slovak and Rusyn (from Slovakia) Marcin , Albanian Martini , Polish surnames beginning with Marcin-, and Slovenian patronymics like Martinčič (see Martincic ). Martin is the most frequent surname in France and one of the most frequent surnames in Wallonia.English: variant of Marton .Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mártain, ‘descendant of Martin’ (compare 1 above). Otherwise, a shortened form of Gilmartin or McMartin ; sometimes also spelled Martyn.

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Elisa Freeman in household of Alfred Freeman, "New York State Census, 1855"
    • Eliza Freeman, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"
    • Eliza Martin Freeman, "Find A Grave Index"

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