Anna Olcott

1776–11 January 1815 (Age 39)
Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Olcott was born in 1776, in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Benjamin Olcott, was 44 and her mother, Naomi Comstock, was 37. She married Jotham Whitcomb in 1796, in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 11 January 1815, in her hometown, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

Jotham Whitcomb
Anna Olcott
Marriage: 1796
Nancy Whitcomb
Roxanna Whitcomb
Joel Whitcomb

Spouse and Children

Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States


Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 0

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

Age 0

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 11

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.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Alcott .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anna Alcott in entry for Roxey Holbrook, "New Hampshire Deaths and Burials, 1784-1949"
  • Anna Olcott in entry for Joel Whitcomb, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Joanna Olcott, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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