Thomas Barrett Atwater Alberty

3 February 1825–3 March 1892 (Age 67)
Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States

The Life of Thomas Barrett Atwater

When Thomas Barrett Atwater Alberty was born on 3 February 1825, in Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States, his father, John Alberty, was 44 and his mother, Esther Mead Atwater, was 39. He married Hannah Jennings Clark on 15 April 1854, in LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Crescent Township, Iroquois, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died on 3 March 1892, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Barrett Atwater Alberty
Hannah Jennings Clark
Marriage: 15 April 1854
Clark Alberti
Mary Ella Alberty
Elbridge Wallace Alberty
Kattie Alberty
Burton C Alberti
Jessie Atwater Clark Alberty

Spouse and Children

15 April 1854
LaSalle, Illinois, United States


    Clark Alberti


    Mary Ella Alberty


    Elbridge Wallace Alberty


    Kattie Alberty


    Burton C Alberti


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 2

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.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Italian Alberti .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thos B Alberty, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Thomas Alberty, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Thomas B Alberty, "United States Census, 1880"

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