Peter Stiles

about 1778–after 1815 (Age 37)
Greenfield, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Stiles was born about 1778, in Greenfield, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Joshua Stiles, was 29 and his mother, Mehitable Leeman, was 31. He had at least 1 son. He registered for military service in 1812. He died after 1815, in Bakersfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States, at the age of 38.

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Peter Stiles
1778–1815
Stiles
–1812

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Stiles

    Male–1812Male

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(8)

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

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.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 10

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
1789

Age 11

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old English stigel, stigol ‘steep uphill path’ (a derivative of stīgan ‘to climb’).

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

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  • Peter Stiles, "United States War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815"
  • Peter Stiles

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