Sarah Griswold Calkins

18 December 1812–about 1859 (Age 46)
Waterford, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Sarah Griswold

When Sarah Griswold Calkins was born on 18 December 1812, in Waterford, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Daniel Hugh Calkins, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Griswold, was 29. She died about 1859, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Hugh Calkins
1780–1851
Sarah Griswold
1783–1814
Alonzo Calkins
1804–1878
Daniel Osbert Calkins
1808–1887
Sarah Griswold Calkins
1812–1859

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World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 7

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 8

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Culkin , with English patronymic -s added.

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

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