Nathaniel Fish

1795–1821 (Age 26)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel Fish was born in 1795, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Peter Fish Reverend, was 44 and his mother, Hannah Hankinson, was 35. He died on 11 July 1821, at the age of 26.

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Family Time Line

Peter Fish Reverend
1751–1810
Hannah Hankinson
1760–1824
Elizabeth Fish
1786–1867
Thomas Fletcher Fish
1786–1862
Gilbert Woodward Fish
1788–1788
Kenneth Hankinson Fish
1790–1847
Nancy Fish
1792–1849
John Berrien Fish Rev.
1794–1869
Nathaniel Fish
1795–1821
Jane Eleanor Fish
1799–1886
Ann Fish
1800–1849
Susan Marie Fish
1802–1882
William Fish
1807–1807

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 7

"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."
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English fische, fish ‘fish’, a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish.2 Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Fisch .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Nathaniel Fish, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"

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