Israel Harmon

29 October 1753–14 December 1831 (Age 78)
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Israel

When Israel Harmon was born on 29 October 1753, in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ebenezer Harmon, was 26 and his mother, Rachel Winchell, was 21. He married Elizabeth Kent on 5 February 1779, in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Harrison, Cumberland, Maine, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 December 1831, in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Israel Harmon
1753–1831
Elizabeth Kent
1755–1825
Marriage: 5 February 1779
Ebenezer Harmon
1779–1826
Calvin Harmon
1782–1824
Israel Harmon
1784–1844
Rachel Harmon
1787–1841
Adolphus Harmon
1789–1825
Apollos Harmon
1791–1844
Julius Harmon
1796–1842

Spouse and Children

    Male1753–1831Male

    Elizabeth Kent

    Female1755–1825Female

MARRIAGE
5 February 1779
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
children

(7)

    Male1779–1826Male

    Calvin Harmon

    Male1782–1824Male

    Israel Harmon

    Male1784–1844Male

    Rachel Harmon

    Female1787–1841Female

    Adolphus Harmon

    Male1789–1825Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1760

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1760: Cumberland, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America; 1776: Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Cumberland, Maine, United States
1776

Age 23

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1793

Age 40

Historical Boundaries - 1793: York, Massachusetts, United States; 1805: Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Cumberland, Maine, United States

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Israel Harmon, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Israel Harmon, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Israel Harmon, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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