Deuteronomy "Duty" Shippee

24 January 1795–25 April 1822 (Age 27)
Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Deuteronomy "Duty"

When Deuteronomy "Duty" Shippee was born on 24 January 1795, in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Thomas Shippey, was 47 and his mother, Hannah Mathewson, was 42. He married Phebe Dakin in 1820, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 25 April 1822, in Norwich, Chenango, New York, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Norwich, Chenango, New York, United States.

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Deuteronomy "Duty" Shippee
Phebe Dakin
Marriage: 1820
Roby Shippey

Spouse and Children

New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 2

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Shippey .

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

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  • Deuteronomy "Duty" Shippey, "Find A Grave Index"

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