Hanna Averell

Female7 March 1781–7 June 1830

Brief Life History of Hanna

When Hanna Averell was born on 7 March 1781, in Alna, Lincoln, Maine, United States, her father, John Averill, was 28 and her mother, Mary Stewart, was 24. She married Captain David Colburn Sr on 9 August 1801. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Pittston, Kennebec, Maine, United States for about 10 years. She died on 7 June 1830, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

Captain David Colburn Sr
Hanna Averell
Marriage: 9 August 1801
John Averell Colburn
Capt Reuben Colburn II
Mary Ann Colburn
Elizabeth Colburn
Hannah Averell Colburn
Abigail Smyth Colburn
Elizabeth W Colburn
David Colburn
Gustavus A Colburn

Sources (13)

  • Hannah Colburn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah A Colburn in household of Gustavus A Colburn, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hannah in entry for Abiah S. Colburn, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 August 1801
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1783 · A Free America

    Age 2

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.


    Age 13

    Historical Boundaries: 1794: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States: 1820: Lincoln, Maine, United States


    Age 18

    Historical Boundaries: 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Kennebec, Maine, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Old French personal name Avenel, a double diminutive of ancient Germanic Avo. The surname was later confused with Averill .

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

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