Eunice Hamlin

about 1792–
Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Eunice

Eunice Hamlin was born about 1792, in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States as the daughter of Lewis Hamlin and Sarah Hewitt.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Hamlin
1759–1837
Sarah Hewitt
Pameila H. Hamlin
1790–1866
Truman Hamlin
1790–1840
Eunice Hamlin
1792–
Clarissa Hamlin
1797–
Jane Hamblin
1799–
Calvin Hamlin
1793–1879

Parents and Siblings

    Lewis Hamlin

    Male1759–1837Male

    Sarah Hewitt

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(6)

    Pameila H. Hamlin

    Female1790–1866Female

    Truman Hamlin

    Male1790–1840Male

    Female1792–Female

    Male1793–1879Male

    Clarissa Hamlin

    Female1797–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 8

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.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 10

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish (of Norman origin): from the Norman personal name Ham(b)lin, Hamelin, a double diminutive of Haimo ( see Hammond ). This was the name of a prominent family in County Meath in Ireland in the 13th–18th centuries, but is now rare there.2 Variant of French Hamelin .

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