Fanny Brainard

5 March 1790–21 November 1885 (Age 95)
Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Fanny

When Fanny Brainard was born on 5 March 1790, in Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Brainard (Captain), was 35 and her mother, Hannah Hubbard, was 34. She married James Tisdale on 1 January 1812. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 21 November 1885, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 95.

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James Tisdale
Fanny Brainard
Marriage: 1 January 1812
Sarah Tisdale
James Tisdale

Spouse and Children

1 January 1812


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 12

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 29

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

English: unexplained.

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

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