Peter Child Bacon Esq

11 November 1804–7 February 1886 (Age 81)
Dudley, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Peter Child

When Peter Child Bacon Esq was born on 11 November 1804, in Dudley, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Jephtha Bacon, was 34 and his mother, Joanna Child, was 40. He married Mary Louisa Batcheller on 11 September 1833, in Oxford, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1880 and Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1886. He died on 7 February 1886, at the age of 81, and was buried in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Child Bacon Esq
1804–1886
Mary Louisa Batcheller
1815–1886
Marriage: 11 September 1833
Mary Louisa Bacon
1835–1913
Henry Bacon
1835–1866
David B. Bacon
1837–1837
Daniel Batcheller Bacon
1837–1837
Francis Bacon
1841–1863
William Bacon
1843–1864
Peter Childs Bacon
1846–1910
Arthur Bacon
1849–1854
Elizabeth Bacon
1852–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 September 1833
Oxford, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
children

(9)

    Mary Louisa Bacon

    Female1835–1913Female

    Henry Bacon

    Male1835–1866Male

    David B. Bacon

    Male1837–1837Male

    Daniel Batcheller Bacon

    Male1837–1837Male

    Francis Bacon

    Male1841–1863Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1815

Age 11

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 26

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English and French: metonymic occupational name for a preparer and seller of cured pork, from Middle English, Old French bacun, bacon ‘bacon’ (a word of Germanic origin, akin to Back 1).2 English and French: from the Germanic personal name Bac(c)o, Bahho, from the root bag- ‘to fight’. The name was relatively common among the Normans in the form Bacus, of which the oblique case was Bacon.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peter C Bacon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Peter C Bacon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Peter C Bacon, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"

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