Patience Hallet

4 November 1789–
Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Patience

When Patience Hallet was born on 4 November 1789, in Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Howes Hallet, was 40 and her mother, Temperance Hedge, was 40.

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Family Time Line

Howes Hallet
1749–1789
Temperance Hedge
1749–
Lydia Hallet
1769–1852
Gideon Edson Hallett
1771–1862
Azubah Hallet
1773–1850
Mercy Hallett
1776–
Temperance Hallet
1781–1851
Howes Hallet
1786–
Patience Hallet
1789–

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World Events (3)

1791

Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 2

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1791 · The Whiskey Rebellion

Age 2

A tax protest in the early 1790s was caused by the first tax imposed by the government on the American people after the United States became its own country. The tax applied to all distilled beverages, mainly Whiskey. Protesters used violence and different intimidation tactics to attempt to prevent federal officials from collecting the tax. Because the resistance was increasing, George Washington himself went to confront the rebels. No shots were fired but 20 men were arrested and then later pardoned. Being able to demonstrate that the new government had the will and the ability to suppress violent within its borders.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hallett .

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

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  • Patience Hallet, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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