Susanna Ela

1795–1875 (Age 80)
Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Susanna

When Susanna Ela was born on 19 June 1795, in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Nathaniel Whittier Ela, was 29 and her mother, Esther Emerson, was 29. She died on 20 December 1875, in Newmarket, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Whittier Ela
1766–1843
Esther Emerson
1766–1826
Nathaniel Ela
1791–1849
Charles Ela
1811–1838
George Ela
1793–1858
Susanna Ela
1795–1875
Caroline Ela
1797–1798
Caroline Bd. Ela
1799–1801
John Furland Ela
1801–1827
Esther Ela
1802–1889
Charles Ela
1804–1807
Benjamin Ela
1807–1875
Ruth Ela
1809–1875

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

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.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 13

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 24

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. 

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Sources (3)

  • Susana Ela, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Susanna Ela, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan Ela, "United States Census, 1850"

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