David Pulsifer

1797–3 December 1867 (Age 70)
Ipswich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of David

David Pulsifer was born in 1797, in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom as the son of David Pulsifer and Elizabeth Dutch. He lived in Salem, Washtenaw, Michigan Territory, United States in 1867. He died on 3 December 1867, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 70.

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David Pulsifer
Elizabeth Dutch
Joseph Pulsifer
Elizabeth Pulsifer
David Pulsifer
Sarah Pulsifer

Parents and Siblings

    David Pulsifer


    Elizabeth Dutch





    Elizabeth Pulsifer



    Sarah Pulsifer


World Events (8)

1797 · Friendship of Salem Built

Age 0

On May 28, 1797, the Friendship of Salem was built. It was 102 feet long and 27 feet wide. It made fifteen voyages in its time. The ship was captured as a prize of war during the war of 1812.
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.
1816 · Salem Old Town Hall Built

Age 19

The old town hall in Salem was built in 1816. It is one of the oldest structures in Salem.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of English Percival .

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

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  • David Pulsifer, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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