Benoni Loomis Jr

October 1790–February 1853 (Age 62)
Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Benoni

When Benoni Loomis Jr was born in October 1790, in Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Benoni Loomis, was 41 and his mother, Grace Parsons, was 36. He died in February 1853, in Columbia, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Benoni Loomis
1749–1811
Grace Parsons
1754–1801
Lucinda Loomis
1782–1861
Elam Loomis
1783–1855
Phebe L Loomis
1785–1853
George Loomis
1786–1837
Mary Polly Loomis
1789–1865
Benoni Loomis Jr
1790–1853
Sophia Loomis
1792–1859
"Dr." Earle Loomis
1794–1858

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 12

"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."
1808

Age 18

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury in Lancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, and apparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Bennon Loomis in household of Elam Loomis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Benoni Loomis, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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