Alva Rublee

Male23 February 1802–1843

Brief Life History of Alva

When Alva Rublee was born on 23 February 1802, in Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States, his father, Hiram Rublee, was 34 and his mother, Rhoda Moor, was 28. He married Martha Kent on 6 November 1826, in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in 1843, in Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 41.

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Alva Rublee
Martha Kent
Marriage: 6 November 1826
Horace Rublee
Catherine Rublee
Emeline J Rublee
Jane Lucy Rublee

Sources (3)

  • Alvah Rublee, "Vermont, Births and Christenings, 1765-1908"
  • Alvah Rublee, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Chas. Rublee in entry for Horace Rublee, "Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 November 1826Milton, Chittenden, Vermont, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1803 · The U.S doubles in size

    Age 1

    The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 17

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Probably an altered form of Swiss German Rubli, Rübli, or Rubly, from pet forms of Ruprecht (see Rupprecht ), Rupert , and Robert .

    English (Warwickshire and Staffordshire): perhaps a variant of Rowberry with dissimilation of r-r to r-l.

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

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