John Haviland

1723–
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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Family Time Line

John Haviland
1723–
Mary Garrison
1727–
Marriage: 1743
Hannah Haviland
1749–1786
Charles Haviland
1753–
James Haviland
1755–
Rebecca Haviland
1756–
Garrison Haviland
1757–1820
John Haviland
1758–

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(6)

+1 More Child

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(4)

World Events (6)

1776
Age 53
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
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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