Rachel S Crampton

8 October 1777–24 January 1865 (Age 87)
Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Rachel S

When Rachel S Crampton was born on 8 October 1777, in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, David Crampton, was 24 and her mother, Rachel Stone, was 24. She married Orrin Stone Foster on 10 June 1798, in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 24 January 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orrin Stone Foster
Rachel S Crampton
Marriage: 10 June 1798
Chloe Marie Foster
David Stone Foster
Caroline Foster
Leander Foster
Eliza Ann Foster
Sophia Minerva Foster
Clarissa Amelia Foster
Alfred Foster
Alpha Luranda Foster
Marietta Foster
Daniel Alfred Foster
Susan Matilda Foster

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1798Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 4
    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.
    1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
    Age 4
    The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 23
    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

    habitational name from Crampton in High Halden (Kent).variant of Crumpton .English:

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

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    Sources (48)

    • Rachel Foster in household of Harlow Redfield, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Rachel S Foster in entry for Alflen L Redfield, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Rachel Crampton, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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