Jared Ketchum

Male11 March 1793–4 November 1865

Brief Life History of Jared

When Jared Ketchum was born on 11 March 1793, in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Benjamin Ketchum, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Kelsey, was 21. He married Lois Hinman in 1824, in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860. He died on 4 November 1865, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Jared Ketchum
Lois Hinman
Marriage: 1824
Bruce Ketchum
Evaline Ketchum
William Ketchum
Solomon Ketchum
William Ketchum
Harriet Caroline Ketcham
Solomon Sartwell Ketcham
robert ketchem

Sources (3)

  • Jarad Ketcham, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jared Ketchum, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jared Ketcham in entry for Solomon Sartwell Ketcham, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1824Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 1

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 7

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


    Age 19

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Ketcham .

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

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