Caleb Emery

13 January 1787–
Shapleigh, York, Maine, United States

The Life of Caleb

When Caleb Emery was born on 13 January 1787, in Shapleigh, York, Maine, United States, his father, John Emery, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Parker, was 18. He married Margaret Powers in 1814. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Caleb Emery
1787–
Margaret Powers
1778–
Marriage: 1814
John P Emery
1815–
John Emery
1828–
Sarah Emery
1817–1840

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1814
children

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1804 · Whitehead Light

Age 17

In 1804, President Thomas Jefferson authorized the creation of a light station on Whitehead Island. The light house went into service by 1807. It is the third-oldest light house in Maine. Whitehead Light still exists as the private property of Pine Island Camp, a non-profit organization.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 32

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

A name derived from the old name Amalaric (Middle High German Amalarich), signifying "powerful without a blot" or "rich in chastity" ("amal-reich"). Amalaric has also been modified as Alberic, which developed into Aubrey.

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