Ephraim Woodward

18 March 1769–8 February 1859 (Age 89)
Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Ephraim

When Ephraim Woodward was born on 18 March 1769, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Eleazer Woodward, was 31 and his mother, Hannah Putnam, was 26. He married Jane in 1788, in New Hampshire, United States. He died on 8 February 1859, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Center Cemetery, Hudson, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Woodward
1769–1859
Hannah Badger
1770–1830
Marriage: about 1791
Putnam Woodward
1792–1855
Benjamin Woodward
1792–
Lucinda Woodward
1792–
Ephraim Woodward
1792–1879
Louisa Woodward
1809–1830
Lucinda Woodward
1812–1887
Hannah L Woodward
1795–1846
Anna Woodward
1801–1874
Jacob Woodward
1806–1867

Spouse and Children

    Male1769–1859Male

    Hannah Badger

    Female1770–1830Female

MARRIAGE
about 1791
Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(9)

    Putnam Woodward

    Male1792–1855Male

    Benjamin Woodward

    Male1792–Male

    Lucinda Woodward

    Female1792–Female

    Male1792–1879Male

    Hannah L Woodward

    Female1795–1846Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1776

Age 7

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

Age 7

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 25

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a forester employed to look after the trees and game in a forest, Middle English woodward (from the Old English elements mentioned at 2). 2. perhaps also from an Old English personal name Wuduweard, composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + weard ‘guardian’, ‘protector’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ephraim Woodward in household of Putnam Woodward, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ephriam Woodward, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
  • Ephraim Woodward in entry for Lucinda H Foster, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"

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