Nehemiah Story

1777–31 March 1863 (Age 86)
Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Nehemiah

When Nehemiah Story was born in 1777, in Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, William Nathan Storey, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Burnham, was 29. He married Hannah Hadley on 11 May 1806. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 31 March 1863, at the age of 86, and was buried in Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nehemiah Story
1777–1863
Hannah Hadley
1788–1823
Marriage: 11 May 1806
Emily Story
1807–1894
Alfred Story
1810–1892
William Story
1815–1870
Hannah Eastman Story
1820–1911

Spouse and Children

    Male1777–1863Male

    Hannah Hadley

    Female1788–1823Female

MARRIAGE
11 May 1806
children

(4)

    Emily Story

    Female1807–1894Female

    Alfred Story

    Male1810–1892Male

    William Story

    Male1815–1870Male

    Female1820–1911Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 11

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 23

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Storey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nehemiah Story, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nehemiah Story in household of Luther Sargent, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nehemiah Story in entry for Wm. Story, "New Hampshire Deaths and Burials, 1784-1949"

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