Anna Foot

10 September 1745–
Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Anna

When Anna Foot was born on 10 September 1745, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Theophilus Foote, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Challis, was 35.

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Theophilus Foote
Sarah Challis
Elizabeth Foot
Challis Foote
Thomas Foot
Sarah Foot
Anna Foot
Theophilis Foote
Thomas Foot
Pasco Foote
Samuel S Foote

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World Events (3)

Age 31
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King
Age 31
"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1781 · The First Constitution
Age 36
Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

(1997: 176;2007: 314; 2010: 449)English: variant of Foote .North German: from Middle Low German vōt ‘foot’; probably a nickname for someone with some peculiarity or deformity of the foot.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Anna Foot, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Anna Foot, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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