Elijah Pettingill

about 1757–19 May 1861 (Age 104)
Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Elijah

When Elijah Pettingill was born about 1757, in Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Ephraim Pettingill, was 27 and his mother, Hulda Batchelder, was 37. He married Elizabeth Lamphrey on 2 October 1796, in Epsom, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 19 May 1861, in Epsom, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 104.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Pettingill
1757–1861
Elizabeth Lamphrey
1759–1861
Marriage: 2 October 1796
Joanna Pettingill
1791–1884
Sally Pettingill
1791–1820
Levi B Pettingell
1801–1864
Woodbury
1805–1891
Samuel
1803–1880

Spouse and Children

    Male1757–1861Male

    Elizabeth Lamphrey

    Female1759–1861Female

MARRIAGE
2 October 1796
Epsom, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
children

(5)

    Female1791–1884Female

    Sally Pettingill

    Female1791–1820Female

    Levi B Pettingell

    Male1801–1864Male

    Samuel

    Male1803–1880Male

    Woodbury

    Male1805–1891Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Abraham Pettingill

    Male1751–1775Male

    Male1755–1831Male

    Male1757–1861Male

    Jonathan Pettingell

    Male1759–1820Male

    Benjamin Pettingell

    Male1761–1778Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 19

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 19

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 29

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: variant of Pettengill .

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

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