Peter Bean

1762–1824 (Age 61)
Brentwood, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Bean was born in October 1762, in Brentwood, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Joshua Bean, was 43 and his mother, Lydia Brown, was 32. He died in 1824, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Bean
1719–1787
Lydia Brown
1730–1823
Deborah Bean
1759–1762
Mary Bean
1761–1850
Elizabeth Bean
1761–1843
Peter Bean
1762–1824
Elijah Bean
1765–
Esther Bean
1766–1831
Caleb Bean
1767–1806
Richard Bean
1771–
Stephen Bean
1772–1825
Ruth Bean
1774–1859
Aaron Bean
1779–1820

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 14

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

Age 14

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 19

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of beans, from Old English bēan ‘beans’ (a collective singular). Occasionally it may have been applied as a nickname for a someone considered of little importance.2 English: nickname for a pleasant person, from Middle English bēne ‘friendly’, ‘amiable’ (of unknown origin; there is apparently no connection with Bain or Bon ).3 Scottish: Anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name Beathán, a diminutive of beatha ‘life’.

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

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