Henry J Bedell

3 August 1806–7 September 1884 (Age 78)
Frankford Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Henry J

When Henry J Bedell was born on 3 August 1806, in Frankford Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States, his father, John Bedell, was 41 and his mother, Catherine Hough, was 42. He married Mary Ann Dalrymple in 1828. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 7 September 1884, in Branchville, Sussex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Augusta, Frankford Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry J Bedell
1806–1884
Mary Ann Dalrymple
1807–1863
Marriage: 1828
Brice Bedell
1832–
Andrew J. Bedell
1835–1904
Catherine Bedell
1833–
Catharine Bedell
1834–1865
John Albert Bedell
1843–1844
John Henry Bedell
1847–1856

Spouse and Children

    Male1806–1884Male

    Mary Ann Dalrymple

    Female1807–1863Female

MARRIAGE
1828
children

(6)

    Brice Bedell

    Male1832–Male

    Catherine Bedell

    Female1833–Female

    Catharine Bedell

    Female1834–1865Female

    Andrew J. Bedell

    Male1835–1904Male

    John Albert Bedell

    Male1843–1844Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1820

Age 14

On January 28, 1820, the New Jersey Legislature incorporated the City of Jersey from parts of the Bergen Township. The city would be reincorporated two more times (January 23, 1829 and February 22, 1838) before receiving its official name. Jersey City became part of the new Hudson County in February of 1840.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Beadle .2 Possibly a variant of French and German Bedel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry J Bedell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry Bedell, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • Henry Bedell, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"

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