William Hurlbut

about 1814–2 May 1839 (Age 25)
Alford, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of William

When William Hurlbut was born about 1814, in Alford, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Whitefield Hulbert, was 44 and his mother, Sarah Hubbard, was 36. He died on 2 May 1839, at the age of 25.

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John Whitefield Hulbert
Sarah Hubbard
Caroline Hurlbut
Frederick Hurlbut
Marcia Hurlbut
Charles J Hurlbut
Henry Hurlbut
William Hurlbut
Edward Hurlbut
John Philip Hulbert
Sarah Hurlbut

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World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 11

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from a medieval throwing game, known as hurlebat(te).

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

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