Sally Woodbury

Female1 September 1787–

Brief Life History of Sally

When Sally Woodbury was born on 1 September 1787, in Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, John Woodbury, was 25 and her mother, Hannah Austin, was 25.

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John Woodbury
1762–
Hannah Austin
1761–1846
Moses Woodbury
1785–
Hannah Woodbury
1787–
John Woodbury
1787–
Sally Woodbury
1787–
Rebecca Woodbury
1790–1886
John Woodbury
1792–1880
Hannah Woodbury
1795–1846
Ebenezer Woodbury
1800–1885
Benjamin Woodbury
1805–1870

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    World Events (3)

    1788 · The First Presidential Election

    Age 1

    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

    1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

    Age 1

    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

    1789

    Age 2

    George Washington elected first president of United States.

    Name Meaning

    English (Somerset and Devon): habitational name from Woodbury in Devon, named from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + byrig, dative of burg ‘fortress’, or from either of two places called Woodborough, in Nottinghamshire and Wiltshire. The Nottinghamshire placename has the same origin as Woodbury in Devon. Woodborough in Wiltshire is named with the same first element + Old English beorg ‘hill’.

    History: John Woodbury emigrated from Somerset, England, to Gloucester, MA, in 1623.

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

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