John T. Mendell

Brief Life History of John T.

When John T. Mendell was born on 31 May 1828, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Elihu B Mendell, was 25 and his mother, Phebe Hart, was 27. He married Sarah Ann Warwick on 21 March 1855. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 10 November 1873, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States.

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John T. Mendell
1828–1873
Sarah Ann Warwick
1828–1909
Marriage: 21 March 1855
Mary Elizabeth Smith Mendell
1857–1946
Maud Phoebe Mendell
1859–1937

Sources (6)

  • John D Mendall, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John T. Mendell, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • John Thornton Mendall, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

1834 · The City of Brooklyn is Incorporated

An act of incorporation in 1834 turned the village and town of Brooklyn to the city of Brooklyn. The city was divided into nine wards.

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Emile.

Altered form of Jewish and German Mendel .

English and Scottish: unexplained.

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

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