Alanson Goodrich

1790–1854 (Age 64)
Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Alanson

When Alanson Goodrich was born on 26 September 1790, in Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Eliakim Goodrich, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Leland, was 26. He married Mary Ann Pixley on 1 March 1815. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 November 1854, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Alanson Goodrich
1790–1854
Mary Ann Pixley
1796–1875
Marriage: 1 March 1815
Charles Pixley Goodrich
1816–1894
Frederick Goodrich
1818–
Harriet D. Goodrich
1821–1877
Eunice Goodrich
1823–1852
Elizabeth Goodrich
1826–1856
Frances Goodrich
1830–
Francis Goodrich
1830–
George Leland Goodrich
1836–1898
Lidia Ann Goodrich
1836–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1 March 1815
Owego, Tioga, New York, USA
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 12

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1808

Age 18

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Goderiche, Old English Gōdrīc, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + rīc ‘power’.2 Americanized spelling of German Güttrich, cognate with 1.

Possible Related Names

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

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