Amos Ingraham

7 June 1760–11 August 1838 (Age 78)
Norwichtown, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Amos

When Amos Ingraham was born on 7 June 1760, in Norwichtown, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Ephraim Ingraham, was 24 and his mother, Margaret Herrick, was 20. He married Sarah Ayer on 11 November 1782, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 11 August 1838, in Hanover, Chautauqua, New York, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Hanover, Chautauqua, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos Ingraham
1760–1838
Sarah Ayer
1756–1836
Marriage: 11 November 1782
Phebe Ingraham
1787–1864
Frederick Ingram
1789–1848

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 November 1782
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
children

(2)

    Female1787–1864Female

    Frederick Ingram

    Male1789–1848Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Male1760–1838Male

    Phebe Ingraham

    Female1761–Female

    Sylvia Ingraham

    Female1764–Female

    Ingraham

    Male1766–1766Male

    Ephraim Ingraham

    Male1767–1853Male

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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

English and Scottish: variant of Ingram , influenced by Graham .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amos Ingraham, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Amos Ingraham, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Page 5 Revolutionary War Pensions - Fold3 for pension of Amos Ingraham

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