Jamima Minerva Hutchinson

1821–1905 (Age 84)
New York, United States

The Life of Jamima Minerva

When Jamima Minerva Hutchinson was born on 5 March 1821, in New York, United States, her father, Robert Hutchinson, was 21 and her mother, Anna M Michael, was 19. She married Nelson Phineas Pomeroy on 12 August 1839, in Woodhull, Woodhull, Steuben, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Spring Grove, Green, Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Springbank Township, Dixon, Nebraska, United States for about 15 years. She died on 10 November 1905, in Allen, Dixon, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Allen, Dixon, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nelson Phineas Pomeroy
Jamima Minerva Hutchinson
Marriage: 12 August 1839
James McBurney Pomeroy
Ann Marie Pomeroy
William Henry Pomeroy
Robert Hutchinson Pomeroy
Mary Ann Pomeroy
John Fredrick Pomeroy
Hulda M. Pomeroy
Frances Marion "Fannie" Pomeroy
Jerome Harold Pomeroy
Daniel Edward Pomeroy

Spouse and Children

12 August 1839
Woodhull, Woodhull, Steuben, New York, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Hutchinson


    Anna M Michael





    Catherine A. Hutchinson


    John F Hutchinson


    William H Hutchinson


    Almira M Hutchinson


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 6

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hutchin, a pet form of Hugh .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jemima Pomeroy in household of Nelson Pomeroy, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jemima Pomeroy in household of Nelson Pomeroy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jemimah M Pomeroy in household of Hulda Parmer, "United States Census, 1900"

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