Daniel Harmon

1761–2 October 1818 (Age 57)
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Harmon was born in 1761, in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Eli Harmon, was 30 and his mother, Anna Southwell, was 26. He married Dorcas Margaret Skinner in 1782, in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 2 October 1818, in Westmoreland, Westmoreland, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 57.

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Daniel Harmon
Dorcas Margaret Skinner
Marriage: 1782
Adonijah Harmon
Chauncey Harmon
Celona Harmon
Mary Amelia Skinner Harman
Daniel Barber Harmon
Harvey Harmon
Martin Harmon
Solomon Harmon
Almon Skinner Harmon
Emeline Dorcas Harmon

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Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 15

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

Age 15

New York is the 11th state.
1777 · New York Adopts a Constitution

Age 16

The Constitution of New York was adopted by the Convention of Representatives of the State of New York on April 20, 1777. New York’s Constitution preceded and strongly influenced the United States’ Constitution. Three governmental branches were created including the executive branch, the judicial branch, and the legislative branch made up of two houses.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

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  • Suffield Historical Society
  • Daniel Harmon in the U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
  • Legacy NFS Source: Daniel Harmon - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Daniel Harmon

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