James Bemis

Male17 October 1787–July 1807

Brief Life History of James

When James Bemis was born on 17 October 1787, in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, his father, James Bemis, was 31 and his mother, Lois Walker, was 28. He died in July 1807, at the age of 19.

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James Bemis
Lois Walker
Hannah Bemis
James Bemis
Lois Bemis
Thomas Bemis
Josiah Bemis
Betsey Bemis
Eli Bemis
Mercy Bemis

Sources (2)

  • James Bemis, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • James Bemis, "New Hampshire, Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"

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World Events (3)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 1

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


Age 2

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Beamish .

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

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