Caroline M. Peaslee

12 December 1827–22 July 1892 (Age 64)
Vermont, United States

The Life of Caroline M.

When Caroline M. Peaslee was born on 12 December 1827, in Vermont, United States, her father, Thomas Peaslee, was 44 and her mother, Polly Seymour Hand, was 43. She married Augustus Maynard Fay on 19 March 1850, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States in 1870. She died on 22 July 1892, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Maynard Fay
1828–1900
Caroline M. Peaslee
1827–1892
Marriage: 19 March 1850
Annie Knowlton Fay
1854–1875

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 March 1850
Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
children

(1)

    Annie Knowlton Fay

    Female1854–1875Female

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Peaslee

    Male1783–1836Male

    Polly Seymour Hand

    Female1784–Female

siblings

(14)

    Eleazer B Peaslee

    Male1805–1875Male

    Philanso A. Peaslee

    Male1807–Male

    Charles S Peaslee

    Male1809–1889Male

    Henry H. Peaslee

    Male1811–Male

    Elizabeth C. Peaslee

    Female1812–Female

+9 More Children

World Events (7)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

Age 7

The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 
1846

Age 19

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Peasley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Fay in household of Augustus M Fay, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Caroline M Fay in household of Agustus M Fay, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Caroline Fay in household of Augustus M Fay, "United States Census, 1860"

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