Susannah Thorp

1800–1862 (Age 62)
Sandisfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Susannah

When Susannah Thorp was born on 3 April 1800, in Sandisfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Aaron Thorp, was 29 and her mother, Susannah Brooks, was 24. She married Jotham Williams on 6 April 1820, in Ashtabula, Ohio, United States. She lived in Harpersfield, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 13 August 1862, at the age of 62, and was buried in Hickok Cemetery, Jefferson, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States.

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Susannah Thorp
Jotham Williams
Marriage: 6 April 1820

Spouse & Children

  • Female1800–1862Female

  • Jotham Williams


6 April 1820
Ashtabula, Ohio, United States

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World Events (7)


Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 11

"ASHTABULA COUNTY - This county was formed 7 June 1807, and was taken from Trumbull and Geauga [Counties], and the date of its organization was 22 January 1811. It derived its name from Ashtabula River, which signifies in Indian dialect, ""Fish River."""
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

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

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anne Williams in household of Jotham Williams, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Anna Thorp, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Anna Thorp, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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