Millard Arnold

Brief Life History of Millard

Millard Arnold was born on 17 December 1776, in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States as the son of Owen Arnold II and Susannah Wheeler. He had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Polly Ainsworth. He lived in Burlington, Burlington, Otsego, New York, United States for about 15 years. In 1850, at the age of 73, his occupation is listed as farmer in Burlington, Burlington, Otsego, New York, United States. He died on 23 April 1860, in Burlington Flats, Otsego, New York, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Burlington Flats Cemetery, Burlington, Otsego, New York, United States.

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Millard Arnold
Polly Ainsworth
Henry William Arnold
Achsah Arnold
Welcome Arnold
Andrew Arnold
William Belus Arnold

Sources (4)

  • Millard Arnold, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Millard Arnold, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Millard Arnold, "New York State Census, 1855"

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.


Historical Boundaries 1791: Otsego, New York, United States

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

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.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, German, Dutch, French (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Croatian, and Slovenian: from the ancient Germanic personal name Arnwald (Middle English Arnold, Old French Arnaut), composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule, power’. This name was introduced to Britain by the Normans.

English: habitational name from either of two places called Arnold in Nottinghamshire and East Yorkshire, from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + halh ‘nook’.

Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name (see 1 above), at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .

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

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