Joel W. Farnsworth

1809–13 August 1812 (Age 3)
Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, United States

The Life of Joel W.

When Joel W. Farnsworth was born in 1809, in Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, his father, Joel W. Farnsworth, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Wilson, was 41. He died on 13 August 1812, at the age of 3.

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Family Time Line

Joel W. Farnsworth
1767–1820
Sarah Wilson
1768–1839
Ebenezer Farnsworth
1797–1800
Amanda Farnsworth
1800–1882
Matilda Farnsworth
1803–1872
Wilson Deliverance Farnsworth
1805–1884
Eunice Farnsworth
1807–1870
Joel W. Farnsworth
1809–1812

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World Events (2)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 3

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Farnworth .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Joel W Farnsworth, "Vermont, Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Joel W Farnsworth, "Find A Grave Index"

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