Susannah Pope

19 July 1796–13 April 1845 (Age 48)
Burlington, Burlington, Otsego, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Susannah

When Susannah Pope was born on 19 July 1796, in Burlington, Burlington, Otsego, New York, United States, her father, Jedediah Pope, was 31 and her mother, Lucy Angel, was 17. She married Jedediah Woodard on 15 December 1823, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 13 April 1845, at the age of 48, and was buried in Smyrna, Smyrna, Chenango, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jedediah Woodard
1798–1871
Susannah Pope
1796–1845
Marriage: 15 December 1823
Lucy Pope Woodard
1826–1890

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World Events (7)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
Age 1
Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 4
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812
Age 16
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from Middle English pope (derived via Old English from Late Latin papa ‘bishop’, ‘pope’, from Greek pappas ‘father’, in origin a nursery word.) In the early Christian Church, the Latin term was at first used as a title of respect for male clergy of every rank, but in the Western Church it gradually came to be restricted to bishops, and then only to the bishop of Rome; in the Eastern Church it continued to be used of all priests ( see Popov , Papas ). The nickname would have been used for a vain or pompous man, or for someone who had played the part of the pope in a pageant or play. The surname is also present in Ireland and Scotland.2 North German: variant of Poppe .

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

Possible Related Names

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Papas
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Popek
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Popovich

Sources (3)

  • Susan Woodward, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Susan Woodward, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Dora Pope Worden, "Genealogy of Thomas Pope, 1608-1683, and His Descendants"

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