Rachel W. Wormell

7 September 1812–4 October 1897 (Age 85)
Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Rachel W.

When Rachel W. Wormell was born on 7 September 1812, in Maine, United States, her father, Joseph Wormell, was 29 and her mother, Hannah Richardson Wasgatt, was 24. She married James G. Grace on 11 February 1836, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States for about 5 years. She died on 4 October 1897, in Biddeford, York, Maine, United States, at the age of 85.

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James G. Grace
Rachel W. Wormell
Marriage: 11 February 1836
James Baine Grace
Joseph J Grace
Mary "Minnie" D. Grace
Daniel W. Grace
Andrew B Grace

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 February 1836Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 7
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 8
    Maine is the 23rd state.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 24
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Wormald .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (13)

    • Rachel Warmell, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
    • Rachel W Grace in household of James G Grace, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Rachel in entry for Alfred V. Downing and Minnie D. Grace, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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