Susan Powers

12 September 1826–8 June 1892 (Age 65)
New York, United States

The Life of Susan

When Susan Powers was born on 12 September 1826, in New York, United States, her father, David H Powers, was 30 and her mother, Lydia Hammond, was 29. She married Isaac Lamont on 3 July 1847, in Calhoun, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Michigan, United States in 1870. She died on 8 June 1892, at the age of 65, and was buried in Albion, Calhoun, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Lamont
1824–1907
Susan Powers
1826–1892
Marriage: 3 July 1847
Caroline Lamont
1849–1914
Chloe Lamont
1850–1880
Mary Etta Lamont
1853–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 July 1847
Calhoun, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    David H Powers

    Male1796–1844Male

    Lydia Hammond

    Female1797–1838Female

siblings

(2)

    Horace B Powers

    Male1818–1884Male

    Female1826–1892Female

World Events (8)

1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 1

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 4

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.
1846

Age 20

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Power .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Lamont in household of Isaac Lamont, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Susan Lamont in household of Isaac Lamont, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susan Lamont in household of Isaac Lamont, "United States Census, 1860"

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