Nancy Haven

13 June 1805–23 June 1876 (Age 71)
Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy

When Nancy Haven was born on 13 June 1805, in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, John Haven, was 31 and her mother, Betsey Howe, was 26. She married Albert Perry Rockwood on 4 February 1827, in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 23 June 1876, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Perry Rockwood
Nancy Haven
Marriage: 4 February 1827
Elizabeth Perry Rockwood
Osoco Rockwood
Ellen Rockwood
Albert Haven Rockwood
Mary Ann Rockwood
Meriam Rockwood
Albert Nelson Rockwood

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 February 1827Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 3
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 7
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(by the) harbor’, from Middle English haven (Old English hæfen ‘haven’).Welsh (Monmouthshire): variant of Evan .Dutch: variant of Haveman , or possibly a topographic name from haven ‘port, harbour’. See also De Haven .

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

    Possible Related Names

    De Haven

    Story Highlight

    Angeline Hodgkins History

    HISTORY OF ANGELINA HODGEKINS HORNE ROCKWOOD PIONEER OF 1848 Written by: Laura Rockwood Stephens in about 1948 (Her granddaughter) “Put in to a computer by: Carl O. Stephens Jr, her [Laura’s] son, in …

    Sources (35)

    • Nancy Rockwood in entry for Miriam M. Rockwood, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Nancy Rockwood in household of A P Rockwood, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Nancy Haven, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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