Susannah Hedges

14 March 1786–12 September 1868 (Age 82)
Norwich, Windsor, Republic of Vermont

The Life of Susannah

When Susannah Hedges was born on 14 March 1786, in Norwich, Windsor, Republic of Vermont, her father, Jeremiah Hedges, was 24 and her mother, Dorothy Johnson, was 28. She married Gersham Bartlett Freeman on 13 December 1807, in Norwich, Windsor, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 12 September 1868, in Thornapple Township, Barry, Michigan, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Gersham Bartlett Freeman
1778–1841
Susannah Hedges
1786–1868
Marriage: 13 December 1807
George Clark Freeman
1808–1884
Horace H. Freeman
1810–1829
William G. Freeman
1811–1849
Lucy Johnson Freeman
1812–1863
Lucy Jane Freeman
1812–1863
John Gilman Freeman
1814–
David W. Freeman
1817–1872
Mary Ann Freeman
1820–1822
Jeremiah B. Freeman
1822–1884
Elisha D. Freeman
1827–1828

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 December 1807
Norwich, Windsor, Vermont, United States
children

(10)

    George Clark Freeman

    Male1808–1884Male

    Horace H. Freeman

    Male1810–1829Male

    William G. Freeman

    Male1811–1849Male

    Lucy Johnson Freeman

    Female1812–1863Female

    Lucy Jane Freeman

    Female1812–1863Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 2

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.
1808

Age 22

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hedge .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Freeman in entry for Jeremiah B. Freeman, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"
  • Susannah Hedges, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954" (Marriage)
  • Susannah in entry for George Clerk Freeman, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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