Stephen Hoyt Jr

23 September 1746–17 May 1824 (Age 77)
Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Stephen

When Stephen Hoyt Jr was born on 23 September 1746, in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Stephen Hoyt Sr, was 22 and his mother, Abigail Eastman, was 23. He married Sarah Straw in 1768. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States in 1790. He died on 17 May 1824, in Bradford, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Bradford Center, Bradford, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Hoyt Jr
1746–1824
Sarah Straw
1750–1823
Marriage: 1768
Stephen Hoyt III
1769–1861
John Hoyt
1777–
Mary Molly Hoyt
1770–
Sara Hoyt
1772–1815
James Hoyt
1774–1857
Anna Hoyt
1779–1864
Abigail Hoyt
1781–1869
William Hoyt
1783–1862
Elizabeth Hoyt
1784–
Patty Hoyt
1786–1858
Richard Hoyt Sr.
1788–1866
Ruth Hoyt
1790–
Jonathan Hoyt
1792–1832

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1768
children

(13)

    Stephen Hoyt III

    Male1769–1861Male

    Female1770–Female

    Sara Hoyt

    Female1772–1815Female

    James Hoyt

    Male1774–1857Male

    Male1777–Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 30

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

Age 30

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 41

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a tall, thin person, from Middle English hoit ‘long stick’.

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Revolutionary Soldier for Sons of the American Revolution.

Lieut. Stephen Hoyt served at the battle of Bunker Hill and the surrender of General Burgoyne. He was born in Hopkinton; died in Bradford, NH.

Sources (3)

  • Stephen Hoyt, "United States Census, 1790"
  • Stephen Hoyt in entry for Richard Hoyt, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Stephen Hoyt in entry for Stephen Hoyt, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"

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