Richard Arters

26 November 1738–1825 (Age 86)
Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Richard

When Richard Arters was born on 26 November 1738, in Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Arters, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Smith, was 18. He married Mary Ann Bowman about 1761, in Warren, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Limestone Township, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States in 1806 and Brokenstraw Township, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States in 1820. He registered for military service in 1780. He died in 1825, in Warren, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Deerfield Township, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Arters
1738–1825
Mary Ann Bowman
1739–1846
Marriage: about 1761
Elizabeth Jane Arters
1762–1840
Sallie Arthurs
1765–
Polly Arters or Arthur
1782–
William Arters or Arthur
1802–
Rachel Arthur
1772–
Richard Arters or Arthur
1772–
Mehitable Hetty Arthur
1777–1852
Mary Arters
1780–1842
John Arters or Arthurs
1783–1847
Thomas J Arters
1788–1858
James Arters
1790–1859
Joseph Arters
1793–1875
Mary Ann Arter
1807–1865

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1761
Warren, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

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World Events (6)

1776

Age 38

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

Age 38

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1783 · A Free America

Age 45

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Arthurs .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Richd Arthurs, "United States Census, 1800"
  • Richard Arter, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Richard Arters, "Find A Grave Index"

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