Jeremiah Cory

February 1771–1807 (Age 35)
Elizabeth, Essex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Jeremiah

When Jeremiah Cory was born in February 1771, in Elizabeth, Essex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Job Cory, was 25 and his mother, Lydia Swayze, was 27. He married Harriet Bradley in 1802. He died in 1807, at the age of 36.

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Jeremiah Cory
1771–1807
Harriet Bradley
1784–1814
Marriage: 1802

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1802

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World Events (8)

1775

Age 4

"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."
1776

Age 5

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 10

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Corey .

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

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