Sarah Goodrich

1795–1867 (Age 72)
Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Goodrich was born on 24 March 1795, in Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Eliakim Goodrich, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Leland, was 31. She died on 21 November 1867, in her hometown, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Eliakim Goodrich
1762–1825
Sarah Leland
1763–1821
Ansel Goodrich
1782–1819
Ira Goodrich
1784–1825
Cyprian Goodrich
1786–1850
Lucy Goodrich
1788–1870
Alanson Goodrich
1790–1854
Silas Goodrich
1793–1863
Sarah Goodrich
1795–1867
Betsey Goodrich
1796–1878
Fanny Goodrich
1799–1800
Jasper Goodrich
1801–1879
William Warren Goodrich
1804–1872
Fanny Goodrich
1806–1879

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

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.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 7

"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."
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 24

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Goderiche, Old English Gōdrīc, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + rīc ‘power’.2 Americanized spelling of German Güttrich, cognate with 1.

Possible Related Names

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

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