John Haviland

Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Haviland was born in 1723, in Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States, his father, Adam Haviland, was 25 and his mother, Mary Lott, was 25. He married Mary Garrison in 1743, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died in Flushing, Queens, New York, United States.

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John Haviland
Mary Garrison
Marriage: 1743
Hannah Haviland
Charles Haviland
James Haviland
Rebecca Haviland
Garrison Haviland
John Haviland

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World Events (6)

Age 53
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
Age 53
New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion
Age 63
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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Haveland in Membury, Devon, probably named in Old English with hæfer ‘hegoat’ + land ‘tract of land’, ‘estate’.

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

Sources (4)

  • John Childs in entry for Elizabeth Childs, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Jn Child in entry for Alice Child, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Child in entry for Lucy Child, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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