Esther Adaline Slate

8 August 1814–28 December 1887 (Age 73)
Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Esther Adaline

When Esther Adaline Slate was born on 8 August 1814, in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Amos Slate, was 41 and her mother, Esther A. Hawes, was 37. She died on 28 December 1887, in Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 73.

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Amos Slate
Esther A. Hawes
Joel Amos Slate
Charles Erastus Slate
Almeda Slate
Clarissa Slate
William H Slate
George Austin Slate
Caroline Slate
Caroline Slate
Lydia Emeline Slate
Esther Adaline Slate
Calvin Slate
Harriet Amelia Slate
Orren Slate

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 22

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a slater, from Middle English slate ‘slate’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Esther A Slate Root, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Ester A. Slate Root, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Esther Adaline Slate, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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