Triphenia Miller

6 January 1796–18 March 1877 (Age 81)
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Triphenia

When Triphenia Miller was born on 6 January 1796, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Jonathan Miller, was 32 and her mother, Rhoda Bartlett, was 30. She married John Hunt on 22 February 1814, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Meredith, Delaware, New York, United States in 1850 and Davenport, Delaware, New York, United States in 1875. She died on 18 March 1877, in Delhi, Delhi, Delaware, New York, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, Delhi, Delaware, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hunt
Triphenia Miller
Marriage: 22 February 1814
Josiah Hunt
Jerusha Hunt
Elisha W. Hunt
Josiah Hunt
James Pratt Hunt
William Miller Hunt
James Pratt Hunt
Ann Eliza Hunt
Mary Ann Hunt
John Bartlett Hunt
Edwin Watson Hunt
Julia Elizabeth Hunt
Louisa A Hunt

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  • Marriage
    22 February 1814Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
    Age 1
    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 4
    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.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 23
    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: occupational name for a miller. The standard modern vocabulary word represents the northern Middle English term miller, an agent derivative of mille ‘mill’, reinforced by Old Norse mylnari (see Milner ). In southern, western, and central England Millward (literally, ‘mill keeper’) was the usual term. In North America, the surname Miller has absorbed many cognate surnames from other languages, for example German Müller (see Mueller ), Dutch Mulder and Molenaar , French Meunier , Italian Molinaro , Spanish Molinero , Hungarian Molnár (see Molnar ), Slovenian, Croatian, and Serbian Mlinar , Polish Młynarz or Młynarczyk (see Mlynarczyk ). Miller (including in the senses below) is the seventh most frequent surname in the US.South German, Swiss German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Müller ‘miller’ (see Mueller ) and, in North America, also an altered form of this. This form of the surname is also found in other European countries, notably in Poland, Denmark, France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), and Czechia; compare 3 below.Americanized form of Polish, Czech, Croatian, Serbian, and Slovenian Miler ‘miller’, a surname of German origin.

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Triphena Hunt in household of John Hunt, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Tryphena Miller in entry for Elisha Hunt, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
    • Tryphena Miller in entry for Elisha Hunt, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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