Peter Aldrich

26 December 1764–10 January 1781 (Age 16)
Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Aldrich was born on 26 December 1764, in Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, William Aldrich, was 33 and his mother, Dinah Aldrich, was 30. He died on 10 January 1781, in Sugar Hill, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 16, and was buried in Sunny Side Cemetery, Sugar Hill, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Aldrich
1731–1803
Dinah Aldrich
1734–1803
Esther Aldrich
1756–1793
Abner Aldrich
1778–
Isabel Aldrich
1758–
Uriah Aldrich
1760–1816
William Aldrich
1763–1815
Peter Aldrich
1764–1781
Joab Aldrich
1765–
Moses Aldrich
1770–1840
Jethro Aldrich Sr.
1773–1856
Doctor Aldrich
1776–1839

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World Events (3)

1776

Age 12

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 12

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Ailric, Alrich, Aldrich, etc. (Many different forms are recorded.) It represents the coalescence of at least two Old English personal names, Ælfrīc ‘elf ruler’ and Æðelrīc ‘noble ruler’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peter Aldrich, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Peter Aldrich - birth: 26 December 1764; Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Peter Aldrich - death: 10 January 1781; Sugar Hill, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

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