Louise Slocum

about 1817–about 1820 (Age 3)
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Louise

Louise Slocum was born about 1817, in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. She died about 1820, at the age of 3.

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 2
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. 
1820 · Making States Equal
Age 3
The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable
Age 3
"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

Name Meaning

English (West Country): habitational name from a place named with the Old English elements slāh ‘sloe’ + cumb ‘valley’, in particular Slocum on the Isle of Wight and in Devon.

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

Possible Related Names

Slacum
Slocomb
Slocombe
Slocumb

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