John G Seaman

10 June 1801–13 August 1840 (Age 39)
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States

The Life of John G

When John G Seaman was born on 10 June 1801, in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States, his father, Richard Nathaniel Seaman, was 26 and his mother, Mary Herrick, was 23. He married Ma before 1830, in Pleasant Valley, Dutchess, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 13 August 1840, in his hometown, at the age of 39, and was buried in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States.

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John G Seaman
Marriage: before 1830
Lorendia Seaman
Sarah Seaman
George Seaman

Spouse and Children

before 1830
Pleasant Valley, Dutchess, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Nathaniel Seaman







    Eliza M. Seaman


    Sarah R "Sally" Seaman


    Freelove Seaman


+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

Age 11

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

Name Meaning

1 English (Norfolk): from a medieval continuation of the Old English personal name Sǣmann, composed of the elements sǣ ‘sea’ + mann ‘man’.2 English: occupational name for a sailor.3 Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Seemann .

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

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  • John G Seaman, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John G Seaman, "Find A Grave Index"

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