Webster Kimball

4 May 1807–about 1859 (Age 51)
Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Webster

When Webster Kimball was born on 4 May 1807, in Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Jonathan Kimball, was 32 and his mother, Dorcas Brooks, was 24. He lived in Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died about 1859, in Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 52.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Jonathan Kimball
Dorcas Brooks
Webster Kimball
Martha Kimball
Luther Madison Kimball
Charles Brooks Kimball
Russell Freeman Kimball
Lydia B Kimball
Louisa Kimball
Judith Freeman Kimball

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 1

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 14

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Webster Kimball, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Webster Kimball, "New Hampshire, Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Webster - birth-name: Webster Kimball

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.