Eunice Nearing

23 December 1780–13 September 1868 (Age 87)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Eunice

When Eunice Nearing was born on 23 December 1780, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Loami Nearing, was 22 and her mother, Eunice Naomi Dyer, was 21. She married Abiathar Millard after 1802. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Hampton, Hampton, Washington, New York, United States in 1850. She died on 13 September 1868, in Benson, Rutland, Vermont, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Miller Cemetery, Whitehall, Whitehall, Washington, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abiathar Millard
Eunice Nearing
Marriage: after 1802
Charlotte Millard
Sylvanus Millard

Spouse and Children

after 1802


    Charlotte Millard


    Sylvanus Millard


Parents and Siblings

    Loami Nearing





    Isis Nearing


    Venus Nearing


    Amanda Nearing


    Polly Nearing


    Jefferson Nearing


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

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.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 1

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

Age 23

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Niering, a habitational name from a place so named in Westphalia, or possibly an altered spelling of Nehring .

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

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Birth: 1781 Connecticut, USA Death: Sep. 13, 1868 Hampton Washington County New York, USA Wife of: . 1) Abiathar Millard, whom she married about 1802, and with whom she had 2 known children: Charlott …

Sources (3)

  • Eunice Todd in household of David L Stacey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eunice Todd, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eunice Todd, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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