Deborah Shipman

1741–
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Deborah

When Deborah Shipman was born about 1741, in Connecticut, United States, her father, Joseph Shipman, was 39 and her mother, Ruth Hungerford, was 36. She married Phillip Lial about 1762, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Deborah Shipman
1741–
Phillip Lial
1737–
Marriage: about 1762
Robert Lial
1764–
Jennet Lial
1766–
David Lial
1768–
Phillip Lial Jr
1770–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1762
Connecticut, United States
children

(4)

  • Robert Lial

    Male1764–Male

  • Jennet Lial

    Female1766–Female

  • David Lial

    Male1768–Male

  • Phillip Lial Jr

    Male1770–Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 35

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 40

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 61

"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."

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a shepherd, Middle English schepman (literally ‘sheep man’). 2. occupational name for a mariner, or occasionally perhaps for a boatbuilder, Middle English schipman (literally ‘ship man’).

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

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