Shadrach Roundy

1 January 1788–2 July 1872 (Age 84)
Rockingham, Windham, Republic of Vermont

The Life Summary of Shadrach

When Shadrach Roundy was born on 1 January 1788, in Rockingham, Windham, Republic of Vermont, his father, Uriah Roundy Sr., was 31 and his mother, Lucretia Needham, was 27. He married Betsey Quimby on 27 February 1815, in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1840 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1857. In 1850, at the age of 82, his occupation is listed as farmer in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 2 July 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Shadrach Roundy
Betsey Quimby
Marriage: 27 February 1815
Lauren Hotchkiss Roundy
Julia Rebecca Roundy
Lorenzo Wesley Roundy Sr
Lauretta E Roundy
Samantha Roundy
Jared Curtis Roundy Sr.
Almeda Sophia Roundy
William Felshaw Roundy
Nancy Jane Roundy
Malinda Roundy

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1815Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1788 · The First Presidential Election
    Age 0
    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
    Age 1
    George Washington elected first president of United States.
    Age 24
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    Possibly an altered form of German Runde .

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

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    Shadrach Roundy

    Shadrach Roundy was born on January 1, 1789, at Rockingham, Windam County, Vermont. When twenty-five years of age he married Betsey Quimby. Shadrach and Betsy, and a younger brother Uriah, moved to …

    Sources (67)

    • Shadrah Roundy, Birth, "Vermont, Vital Records, 1788
    • Shadrich Rondy, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Shadrach Roundy & Betsey Quimby Marriage, "Vermont Vital Records, 1815

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