Ruth Eastman

1739–1821 (Age 82)
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Eastman was born in 1739, in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, William Eastman, was 24 and her mother, Ruth Chase, was 21. She married Caleb Johnson on 28 November 1759, in Hampstead, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 28 April 1821, in Caledonia, Livingston, New York, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Ruth Eastman
1739–1821
Caleb Johnson
1737–1817
Marriage: 28 November 1759
Benjamin Johnson
1760–
Moses Johnson
1761–1835
Lydia Johnson
1763–1849
Johnson
1780–1786
Johnson
1780–1876
Benjamin
1786–
Johnson
1787–
Caleb Johnson
1763–
Ruth Johnson
1765–1803
Nancy Johnson
1769–1773
Sarah Johnson
1771–1813
Jane Johnson
1774–
Haynes
1776–
William JOHNSON
1778–
Polley Johnson
1784–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1759
Hampstead, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
children

(15)

+10 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 37

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 37

New York is the 11th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 44

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name, a variant of East . 2. variant of Eastmond .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruth Eastman in entry for Johnson, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Ruth Eastman in entry for Johnson, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Ruth Eastman in entry for Polley Johnson, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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