Lucy Welles

25 April 1793–12 January 1849 (Age 55)
Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Lucy

Lucy Welles was born on 25 April 1793, in Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States. She married Phineas Chapman in 1824, in Canton, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 12 January 1849, in Farmington, Fulton, Illinois, United States, at the age of 55.

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Phineas Chapman
Lucy Welles
Marriage: 1824
Celia Chapman
Philo Phineas Chapman
Jerome Milton Chapman

Spouse and Children

Canton, Hartford, Connecticut, United States


World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 9

"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."

Age 15

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Wells .

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

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