Charlotte Northrup

28 December 1808–
Sussex,New Jersey

The Life of Charlotte

Charlotte Northrup was born on 28 December 1808 as the daughter of Jeramah B Paterson. She married Jeramah B Paterson on 24 December 1825. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Deerpark, Orange, New York, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Jeramah B Paterson
1804–1891
Charlotte Northrup
1808–
Marriage: 24 December 1825
John B Patterson
1827–1904
James
1829–
Esther Patterson
1831–1910
Harriett
1833–
Samuel Walter Paterson
1834–1910
Levi
1837–
Chauncey
1838–1853
David Bennett Patterson
1840–1870
Emily
1842–1854
Sarah
1845–1914
Hannah A. Patterson
1848–1927
Daniel Leach
1850–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1825
Sussex,New Jersey
children

(12)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1812

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 19

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1846

Age 38

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Northorpe in the former East Riding of Yorkshire, named with Old Norse norðr or Old English norþ ‘north’ + þorp or þrop ‘dependent outlying farmstead’, ‘hamlet’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charlott Patterson in household of J B Patterson, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Charlotte Patterson in household of Jeremiah B Patterson, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Charlotte Northrip, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

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