Theresa

1797–
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Theresa

When Theresa was born in 1797, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, her father, Mr. Davis, was 32 and her mother, Mrs. Davis, was 28. She married Daniel Tuttle in June 1818. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Theresa
1797–
Daniel Tuttle
1795–1867
Marriage: June 1818
Columbus Tuttle
1819–1871
Charles Tuttle
1821–
Tuttle
1823–
David A Tuttle
1825–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
June 1818
children

(4)

  • Columbus Tuttle

    Male1819–1871Male

  • Charles Tuttle

    Male1821–Male

  • Tuttle

    Female1823–Female

  • David A Tuttle

    Male1825–Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Mr. Davis

    Male1765–Male

  • Mrs. Davis

    Female1769–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1814 · Battle of Baltimore

Age 17

"During the War of 1812, the Battle of Baltimore took place at Fort McHenry. It was this battle that inspired Frances Scott Key to write """"The Star Spangled Banner."""" The battle started on September 12, 1814, and ended September 15, 1814. It was an American victory as the British withdrew."
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 33

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.

Name Meaning

The origin of this female name is unsure. It could come from the name Tarasia or the male name Tarasius. Others derive the name Theresa from a Greek word meaning "to hunt." The name might also be derived from Therasia, an island near Crete, or from another island named Therasia first called Lipara and finally Hiera. A nickname is Tracy.

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