Cyrus Grannis

26 April 1783–15 August 1842 (Age 59)
Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Cyrus

When Cyrus Grannis was born on 26 April 1783, in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Timothy Grannis I, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Sumner, was 33. He married Lucretia Lucrecia Hatch in 1807, in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 15 August 1842, in Utica, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 59.

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Cyrus Grannis
Lucretia Lucrecia Hatch
Marriage: 1807
Timothy Orrin Grannis
Annette Grannis
Annete Grannis
Sarah Louisa
Evelyn Rockwell
Frederick Winslow Grannis
Theodore Cyrus Grannis

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Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States


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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 5

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
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 17

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

Probably an altered form of English Crannis, a habitational name from Cranes in Nevendon, Essex.

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

Sources (3)

  • Cyrus Grannis, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"
  • Cyrus Grannis, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"
  • Cyrus Grannis, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"

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