Sylvia R. Cole

21 November 1813–21 March 1831 (Age 17)
Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Sylvia R.

When Sylvia R. Cole was born on 21 November 1813, in Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Ebenezer Cole, was 38 and her mother, Susannah White, was 37. She died on 21 March 1831, at the age of 17.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Cole
1775–1865
Susannah White
1776–
Leonard W Cole
1798–1867
Lucinda Cole
1800–1826
Silas Cole
1803–1879
Sylvia R. Cole
1813–1831
Henry W. Cole
1816–1840
Ebenezer Jackson Cole
1819–1888

Parents and Siblings

    Ebenezer Cole

    Male1775–1865Male

    Susannah White

    Female1776–Female

siblings

(6)

    Leonard W Cole

    Male1798–1867Male

    Female1800–1826Female

    Silas Cole

    Male1803–1879Male

    Female1813–1831Female

    Henry W. Cole

    Male1816–1840Male

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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 7

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 7

"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

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

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