John D Couch

1760–1824 (Age 64)
Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of John D

When John D Couch was born in 1760, his father, Joseph Couch, was 34 and his mother, Hannah Sherwood, was 32. He married Rhoda Bennett in 1782, in Redding, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1824, at the age of 64.

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John D Couch
1760–1824
Rhoda Bennett
1764–1836
Marriage: 1782
Salome Couch
1783–
John Whitfield Couch MD
1793–1852
Charles Couch
1785–
Moses or Morse Couch
1787–1870
Joanna Couch
1793–1871

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1782
Redding, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Benjamin Couch

    Male1748–1777Male

    Male1748–1769Male

    Hannah Couch

    Female1756–1833Female

    Sarah Couch

    Female1758–1776Female

    Male1760–1824Male

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 16

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

Age 16

New York is the 11th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 21

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

1 Cornish and Welsh: nickname for a red-haired man, from cough, coch ‘red(-haired)’. Compare Gough .2 English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of beds or bedding, or perhaps a nickname for a lazy man, from Middle English, Old French couche ‘bed’, a derivative of Old French coucher ‘to lay down’, Latin collocare ‘to place’.

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

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