Enoch B. Woolsey

1816–after 1880 (Age 64)
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Enoch B.

When Enoch B. Woolsey was born in 1816, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, his father, George Woolsey, was 44 and his mother, Jane Hall, was 18. He married Mary W. Bryant on 24 February 1841, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Somerset, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died after 1880, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 65.

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Enoch B. Woolsey
Mary W. Bryant
Marriage: 24 February 1841
James Woolsey
Samuel T. Woolsey

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24 February 1841
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 2

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 20

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Wulsi, Old English Wulfsige, composed of the elements wulf ‘wolf’ + sige ‘victory’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Enoch Woolsey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Enoch Woolsey, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Enoch Woolsey, "United States Census, 1860"

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