Martha Minor

20 June 1699–
New London, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Minor was born on 20 June 1699, in New London, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Clement Minor, was 30 and her mother, Martha Mould, was 24. She married Abel Willey I on 25 October 1733, in New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Abel Willey I
1683–1752
Martha Minor
1699–
Marriage: 25 October 1733
Sarah Willey
1719–1750

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 October 1733New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (4)

    1776
    Age 77
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
    Age 82
    The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
    1791
    Age 92
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Miner .German: Latinized (humanistic) form of Klein or Kleiner , from Latin minor ‘less, smaller’.Altered form of French Ménard (see Menard ), reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Miner

    Sources (12)

    • Martha Minor, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"
    • Martha Minor, "Connecticut, Marriages, 1630-1997"
    • Martha Minor, "Connecticut, Church Records, 1660-1955"

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