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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William Aldrich
Dinah Aldrich
Esther Aldrich
Abner Aldrich
Isabel Aldrich
Uriah Aldrich
William Aldrich
Peter Aldrich
Joab Aldrich
Moses Aldrich
Jethro Aldrich Sr.
Doctor Aldrich

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World Events (3)


Age 12

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

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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