Titus Gaylord

24 December 1749–20 January 1814 (Age 64)
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Titus

When Titus Gaylord was born on 24 December 1749, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Timothy Gaylord, was 39 and his mother, Phebe Cook, was 34. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Mrs. Titus Gaylord. He died on 20 January 1814, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Titus Gaylord
Mrs. Titus Gaylord
Phebe Gaylord
Posey Gaylord
Joel Gaylord
Timothy Gaylord

Spouse and Children



    Phebe Gaylord


    Posey Gaylord


    Joel Gaylord


    Timothy Gaylord


Parents and Siblings

    Timothy Gaylord





World Events (6)


Age 27

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 32

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 37

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard , associated in particular with the Huguenots.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Titus Gaylord in the 1800 United States Federal Census
  • Titus Gaylord in the Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre

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