Trenah Joslyn

about 1825–
New York, United States

The Life of Trenah

When Trenah Joslyn was born about 1825, in New York, United States, her father, Phineas Vison Joslyn, was 33 and her mother, Lorinda Woodworth, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Phineas Vison Joslyn
1792–1868
Lorinda Woodworth
1797–1881
Harry Alanson Joslyn
1816–1906
Trenah Joslyn
1825–
Alvirus Joslyn
1831–
Emily Joslyn
1836–
Aristeen Joslyn
1819–1900
Antoinette Joslyn
1821–1905
Albert S Joslyn
1823–1892
Phineas Joslyn Jr
1825–1894
Fannie Joslyn
1829–1903
John C Joslyn
1840–1918

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World Events (3)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

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.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 2

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Joslin .

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

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