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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Family Time Line

Warren B. Ingram
Almira Talcott
1816–1849
Marriage: 30 March 1839

Spouse and Children

    Warren B. Ingram

    MaleMale

    Female1816–1849Female

MARRIAGE
30 March 1839
Bolton, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Luther S Talcott

    Male1792–1857Male

    Melinda Risley

    Female1795–1853Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1816–1849Female

    Elizabeth Talcott

    Female1818–Female

    John Otis Talcott

    Male1820–Male

    Female1823–1823Female

    Luther Stampson Talcott

    Male1825–1865Male

+5 More Children

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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