John B Hendrickson

26 January 1799–
New Utrecht, Kings, New York, United States

The Life of John B

When John B Hendrickson was born on 26 January 1799, in New Utrecht, Kings, New York, United States, his father, Daniel Hendrickson, was 36 and his mother, Elisabeth Grover, was 35. He married Parmelia Grover in 1819, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

John B Hendrickson
1799–
Parmelia Grover
1797–
Marriage: 1819
Theodocia Hendrickson
1830–1912
William Hendrickson
1837–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1819
New York, United States
children

(2)

    Theodocia Hendrickson

    Female1830–1912Female

    William Hendrickson

    Male1837–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1762–1840Male

    Elisabeth Grover

    Female1764–1851Female

siblings

(12)

    Male1782–1863Male

    Male1784–1850Male

    Daniel D. Hendrickson

    Male1786–1858Male

    Joseph Hendrickson

    Male1788–Male

    Catharine Hendrickson

    Female1790–1847Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

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.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 28

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 31

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Dutch Hendriksen .2 Scottish and English: patronymic from Hendrick .

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

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