Ebenezer Sanborn

Brief Life History of Ebenezer

When Ebenezer Sanborn was born on 4 November 1781, in New Hampshire, United States, his father, Josiah "Bungy" Sanborn, was 34 and his mother, Lucy Swain, was 38.

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Family Time Line

Josiah "Bungy" Sanborn
1747–1817
Lucy Swain
1742–1822
Josiah Sanborn
1769–1831
Abigail Sanborn
1770–1802
Sally Sanborn
1772–
Elizabeth Sanborn
1773–1824
Simon Sanborn
1776–1857
Anna Sanborne
1778–1850
Henry Dearborn Sanborn
1779–1835
Ebenezer Sanborn
1781–
David Sanborn
1783–1847
Nathan Samborne
1786–1786

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    World Events (3)

    1783 · A Free America

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

    On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name probably from Sambourne in Warminster or Sambourn in Minety (both Wiltshire), but perhaps also from Sambourne (Warwickshire). The placenames all derive from Old English sand ‘sand’ + burna ‘spring, stream’. This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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