Roby Shippee

17 May 1780–
Gloucester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Roby

When Roby Shippee was born on 17 May 1780, in Gloucester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Thomas Shippey, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Mathewson, was 27.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Shippey
1747–1823
Hannah Mathewson
1753–1838
Dorcas Shippey
1771–
John Shippey
1773–
Freelove Shippey
1775–
Daniel Shippey
1776–1841
Sabra Shippey
1778–1839
Roby Shippee
1780–
Eliakim L. Shippey
1782–1834
David Madison Shippey
1784–1839
Paul Shippey
1787–1813
Rhoda Shippey
1788–
Philemon Shippee
1789–1842
George Shippey
1792–1826
Deuteronomy "Duty" Shippee
1795–1822
Ezekiel Shippey
1797–1878

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World Events (3)

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.
1783 · A Free America

Age 3

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1790 · 13th State

Age 10

On May 29, 1790, Rhode Island becomes the last of the original 13 colonies to become a state.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Shippey .

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

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