Peter Hetherington

19 July 1801–21 March 1880
Bogle Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Hetherington was born on 19 July 1801, in Bogle Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States, his father, Grant Hetherington, was 37 and his mother, Jane Floyer, was 39. He was buried in Bogle Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grant Hetherington
1764–
Jane Floyer
1762–
Robert Hetherington
1784–1867
Alice Hetherington
1786–
Henry Hetherington
1789–
John Hetherington
1791–
Elizabeth Hetherington
1793–
Thomas Hetherington
1796–1852
Mary Hetherington
1799–
Peter Hetherington
1801–1880

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World Events (8)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1821

Age 20

Missouri is the 24th state
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 24

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English (northern border counties): habitational name from a place so named in Northumberland, possibly from Old English hēahdēor ‘stag’, ‘deer’ or hǣddre ‘heather’ + -ing ‘characterized by’ + tūn ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’. This surname has been established in Ireland since the 16th century.

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

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