Edi Or Edith Whitaker

8 September 1776–18 December 1846 (Age 70)
Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Edi Or Edith

When Edi Or Edith Whitaker was born on 8 September 1776, in Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, her father, Jonathan Whitaker, was 48 and her mother, Susannah White, was 44. She died on 18 December 1846, at the age of 70.

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Jonathan Whitaker
Susannah White
Jonathan Whitaker
Sarah Whitaker
Timothy Whitaker
Henry Whitaker
Susanna Whitaker
Elizabeth Whitaker
Patience Whitaker
Ede Whitaker
Edi Or Edith Whitaker

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 5

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 5

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.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Hwit, white, and aecer a field, meaning a white field

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