Ruth Harmon

1763–1842 (Age 79)
New Marlborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Harmon was born on 6 March 1763, in New Marlborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Asa Harmon, was 36 and her mother, Miriam King, was 33. She married John Harmon on 13 March 1783. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 3 October 1842, in Austerlitz, Columbia, New York, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Ruth Harmon
1763–1842
John Harmon
1760–
Marriage: 13 March 1783
Abiram Harmon
1783–1874
Enos Harmon
1785–1866
Ruth Harmon
1788–1875
Silence Harmon
1790–1793
Silence Harmon
1793–1813
John Harmon, Jr.
1796–1813
Caroline Harmon
1800–1813
Corodon Harmon
1800–1837
Elisha Harmon
1803–1804
Climena Harmon
1805–1838

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
13 March 1783
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 13

New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 23

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

Possible Related Names

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

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  • The Harmon Genealogy

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