Laura Mary Hall

27 December 1825–1901 (Age 75)
Madrid, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Laura Mary

Laura Mary Hall was born on 27 December 1825, in Madrid, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. She married Solomon Barrett Jr on 19 November 1857. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in 1901, in Madrid, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Barrett Jr
1800–1882
Laura Mary Hall
1825–1901
Marriage: 19 November 1857
Laura Apphia Barrett
1860–1928

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 November 1857
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 2

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 5

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 21

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

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, Irish, German, and Scandinavian: from Middle English hall (Old English heall), Middle High German halle, Old Norse hōll all meaning ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a hall or an occupational name for a servant employed at a hall. In some cases it may be a habitational name from places named with this word, which in some parts of Germany and Austria in the Middle Ages also denoted a salt mine. The English name has been established in Ireland since the Middle Ages, and, according to MacLysaght, has become numerous in Ulster since the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Laura Barrett in household of Solomon Barrett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Laura M Barrett in household of Soloman Barrett, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Laura M Barrett in household of Solomon Barrett, "United States Census, 1880"

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