Frederick Bumpus

May 1764–from 1838 to 1840 (Age 73)
Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Bumpus was born in May 1764, in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, EDWARD BUMPAS, was 38 and his mother, Susannah Dean, was 27. He married Hannah Dean in 1791, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died from 1838 to 1840, in Mansfield, Richland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Mansfield, Richland, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Bumpus
Hannah Dean
Marriage: 1791
John D Bumpus
Nathaniel Bumpus
James Bumpus
Reuben Bumpus
Mariah Bumpus
Frederick Bumpus

Spouse and Children

New York, United States



    Reuben Bumpus


    Mariah Bumpus


    Nathaniel Bumpus


    Frederick Bumpus


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Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 12

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 17

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English: nickname, of Norman origin, for someone who was a swift walker, from Old French bon ‘good’+ pas ‘pace’. It may also have been a topographic name, with the second element used in the sense ‘passageway’. Compare Malpass .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fredrick Bumpus in the 1800 United States Federal Census
  • Frederick Bumpus in the 1790 United States Federal Census
  • Frederick Bumpis in the 1830 United States Federal Census

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