Martha Kimball

about 1818–15 November 1856 (Age 38)
Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Kimball was born about 1818, in Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Jonathan Kimball, was 44 and her mother, Dorcas Brooks, was 37. She married Algernon Sidney Kimball about 1836, in Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 15 November 1856, in McHenry, McHenry, Illinois, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, McHenry, McHenry, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Algernon Sidney Kimball
Martha Kimball
Marriage: about 1836
Charlotte Kimball
Edmand Kimball
Alonzo L Kimball
John Wentworth Kimball
Julia Ann Kimball
Jane Kimball
Francis Kimball
Edward Kimball
Rose Laura Kimball

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1836Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 0
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    Age 0
    When Illinois became a state in 1818, it had a population of 34,620 people. Illinois is now the sixth most populous state in the country with almost 12.8 million people.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 12
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name from Great and Little Kimble (Buckinghamshire). The placename probably derives from Old English cyne ‘royal’ + belle ‘(bell-shaped) hill’.variant of Kimble .

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Martha Kimball in household of A S Kimball, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Martha Kimball in entry for Carl Langkilde and Rose Laura Kimball, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Martha Kimball in entry for Edward Kimball, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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