Martha Kimball

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

The Life of Martha

When Martha Kimball was born about 1818, in Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Jonathan Kimball, was 43 and her mother, Dorcas Brooks, was 36. 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 38, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, McHenry, McHenry, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Algernon Sidney Kimball
1814–1874
Martha Kimball
1818–1856
Marriage: about 1836
Charlotte Kimball
1836–1911
Kimball
1848–
Edmand Kimball
1853–
Alonzo L Kimball
1837–1920
John Wentworth Kimball
1840–1921
Julia Ann Kimball
1843–1918
Jane Kimball
1844–1917
Francis Kimball
1849–1940
Edward Kimball
1851–1931
Rose Laura Kimball
1854–1901

Spouse and Children

    Algernon Sidney Kimball

    Male1814–1874Male

    Female1818–1856Female

MARRIAGE
about 1836
Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States
children

(10)

    Charlotte Kimball

    Female1836–1911Female

    Alonzo L Kimball

    Male1837–1920Male

    John Wentworth Kimball

    Male1840–1921Male

    Julia Ann Kimball

    Female1843–1918Female

    Jane Kimball

    Female1844–1917Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1818

Age 0

Illinois is the 21st state.
1818

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

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Kimbel, Old English Cynebeal(d), composed of the elements cyne- ‘royal’ + beald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.2 English: variant spelling of Kimble .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Kimball in household of A S Kimball, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Martha Kimball in entry for Alonzo L Kimball, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • Martha Kimball in entry for Edward Kimball, "Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940"

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