Sylvia Newell

19 September 1789–12 May 1815 (Age 25)
Durham, Greene, New York, United States

The Life of Sylvia

When Sylvia Newell was born on 19 September 1789, in Durham, Greene, New York, United States, her father, John Newell, was 36 and her mother, Sybil Andrus, was 34. She died on 12 May 1815, at the age of 25, and was buried in West Durham, Durham, Greene, New York, United States.

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Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 2

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 8

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant of Neville .2 English: variant of Noel .3 Irish (north County Kildare): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tnúthghail ‘descendant of Tnúthgal’, a personal name composed of the elements tnúth ‘desire’, ‘envy’ + gal ‘valor’.

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

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  • Sylvia Newell, "Find A Grave Index"

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