Jesse Devoe

1793–13 November 1858 (Age 65)
New York, United States

The Life of Jesse

When Jesse Devoe was born in 1793, in New York, United States, his father, Benjamin DeVoe, was 23 and his mother, Letitia Holmes, was 25. He married Martha VanFleet in 1818, in Owasco, Owasco, Cayuga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 13 November 1858, in Wolcott, Wolcott, Wayne, New York, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Red Creek, Wolcott, Wayne, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Devoe
Martha VanFleet
Marriage: 1818
Jane Letisa Devoe
Rev. Stephen De Voe
Benjamin Holmes DeVoe
Rachel Melissa DeVoe

Spouse and Children

Owasco, Owasco, Cayuga, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (7)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 4

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 19

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Defoe or perhaps of French Devaux .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jesse Devoe, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Jesse Devoe, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Jesse Devoe, "United States Census, 1820"

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