Hiram Lewis

1797–1827 (Age 30)
Marlboro, Marlborough, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Hiram

When Hiram Lewis was born about 1797, in Marlboro, Marlborough, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, Valentine Lewis, was 25 and his mother, Ruth Woolsey, was 18. He married Mrs. Sally P. Lewis about 1820, in Marlboro, Marlborough, Ulster, New York, United States. He died in 1827, at the age of 30.

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Hiram Lewis
Mrs. Sally P. Lewis
Marriage: about 1820

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about 1820
Marlboro, Marlborough, Ulster, New York, United States

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World Events (8)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 0

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 11

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Like the French name Louis, which is derived from Ludovicus, from the Old German name Ludwig. A root is "lautwig," meaning illustrious warrior. From this name come the old female names Lewes and Lewisa, from whence comes the modern name Louisa. Louise is a French form of Lewis. Liusaidh is a Gaelic form of Louisa. Luthais is a Gaelic form of Lewis. Loeys is an Anglo-Norman form of Lewis.

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