Henry Lincoln

27 November 1821–
Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Lincoln was christened on 27 November 1821, in Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United States, his father, Nathaniel Lincoln Jr, was 50 and his mother, Anna Stowell, was 49.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Lincoln Jr
1771–1864
Anna Stowell
1772–1834
Olive Lincoln
1808–1818
Warner Lincoln
1823–
Sumner Lee Lincoln
1820–1879
Lucius Lincoln
1821–
Henry Lincoln
1821–
Orin Lincoln
1822–
Lorey Lincoln
1823–
Huldah Lincoln
1825–
Samuel A. Lincoln
1825–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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    Female1808–1818Female

    Sumner Lee Lincoln

    Male1820–1879Male

    Lucius Lincoln

    Male1821–Male

    Male1821–Male

    Orin Lincoln

    Male1822–Male

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World Events (3)

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

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.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city of Lincoln, so named from an original British name Lindo- ‘lake’ + Latin colonia ‘settlement’, ‘colony’. The place was an important administrative center during the Roman occupation of Britain and in the Middle Ages it was a center for the manufacture of cloth, including the famous ‘Lincoln green’.

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

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