Mottie Griswold

about 1816–12 June 1832 (Age 16)
Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States

The Life of Mottie

When Mottie Griswold was born about 1816, in Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States, her father, Jedediah Griswold I, was 49 and her mother, Sukey Waters, was 46. She died on 12 June 1832, at the age of 16.

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Family Time Line

Jedediah Griswold I
1767–1850
Sukey Waters
1770–
Daniel P. Griswold
1791–
Aaron Griswold I
1806–1899
Mottie Griswold
1816–1832
Jedediah Griswold II
1792–
Sukey Griswold
1793–
Sophrina Sally Griswold
1795–1867
Sophronia Griswold
1796–1867
Moses Waters Griswold
1798–
Sophia Griswold
1800–
Harry Griswold
1804–
Parthema Griswold
1806–1830
Lorinda Field Griswold
1809–1884
Joseph Griswold
1812–
Ahira Griswold
1814–

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

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 4

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.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 4

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Griswolds Farm in Snitterfield, Warwickshire, which is probably named with Old English grēosn ‘gravel’ + weald ‘woodland’.

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

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