John Lamont

Male18 September 1743–10 April 1843

Brief Life History of John

When John Lamont was born on 18 September 1743, in Hillsdale, Charlotte, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Robert Lamont, was 18 and his mother, Rosanna Rebecca Brown, was 24. He married Elizabeth Sullivan in 1780, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Columbia, New York, United States in 1790 and Middleburgh, Middleburgh, Schoharie, New York, United States in 1800. He died on 10 April 1843, in Harpersfield, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Harpersfield Cemetery, Harpersfield, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lamont
Elizabeth Sullivan
Marriage: 1780
Elizabeth Lamont
Sarah Lamont
Capt John LaMont
Rosannah Lamont
Robert LaMont
David Lamont
Polly LaMont

Sources (23)

  • John Lemont, "United States Census, 1820"
  • John Leman, "United States Census, 1800"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Lamont - birth: 18 September 1753; Nobletown, Columbia, New York, United States

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  • Marriage
    1780New York, United States
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    World Events (6)


    Age 33

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


    Age 33

    New York is the 11th state.

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 51

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish: from the medieval personal name Lagman, which is from Old Norse Lǫgmathr, composed of the elements lǫg, plural of lag ‘law’ (from leggja ‘to lay down’), + mathr ‘man’ (genitive manns).

    French: habitational name, with fused definite article l', from any of the places called Amont, in Haute-Saône and Haute-Vienne.

    Altered form of French Lamothe .

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

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