Alvah Tippets

27 July 1783–March 1859 (Age 75)
Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Alvah

When Alvah Tippets was born on 27 July 1783, in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Tippets III, was 30 and his mother, Phebe Elizabeth Austin, was 29. He married Rachel Wheeler on 13 June 1810, in Wilton, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He died in March 1859, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Utah, United States.

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Alvah Tippets
Rachel Wheeler
Marriage: 13 June 1810

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 June 1810Wilton, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion
    Age 3
    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.
    Age 4
    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
    Age 20
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    English (Middlesex): variant of Tippetts . This form of the surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Alvah Tippets, "New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
    • Tippit, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • 1850 Federal Census of Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory

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