Almira Talcott

9 May 1816–5 January 1849 (Age 32)
Bolton, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Almira

When Almira Talcott was born on 9 May 1816, in Bolton, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, her father, Luther S Talcott, was 24 and her mother, Melinda Risley, was 21. She married Warren B. Ingram on 30 March 1839, in Bolton, Tolland, Connecticut, United States. She died on 5 January 1849, at the age of 32.

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Warren B. Ingram
Almira Talcott
Marriage: 30 March 1839

Spouse and Children

    Warren B. Ingram



30 March 1839
Bolton, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Luther S Talcott


    Melinda Risley





    Elizabeth Talcott


    John Otis Talcott



    Luther Stampson Talcott


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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

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 4

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.
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 13

Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained. The name has all but died out in Britain, but thrives in North America. Possible origins that have been proposed include:2 Norman habitational name from Taillecourt in France.3 topographic name from Middle English tile ‘tile’ + cot ‘cottage’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Almira Talcott, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Almira Talcott, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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