William Peter Hallett

about 1810–27 December 1873 (Age 63)
Vermilion, Vermilion River County No. 24, Alberta, Canada

The Life Summary of William Peter

William Peter Hallett was born about 1810, in Vermilion, Vermilion River County No. 24, Alberta, Canada as the son of Henry Hallett Sr. and Catherine Dansee. He married Suzette Lunes in 1835, in Red River, Manitoba, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Pembina, Dakota Territory, United States in 1860 and Manitoba, Canada in 1870. He died on 27 December 1873, in St. James, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 63, and was buried in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Peter Hallett
1810–1873
Maria Pruden
1813–1883
Marriage: 6 September 1841
Isabella Hallett
1842–1923
Catherine Hallet
1845–1907
Joseph Hallett
1846–
Anthony Hallett
1847–
John Henry Hallett
1849–1921
Maria P Hallett
1852–1928
Joseph Hallett
1856–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 September 1841St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada
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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1825
    Age 15
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Adams, Illinois, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 20
    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

    English (mainly Somerset and Dorset): variant of Allatt, itself a variant of Allard , with prosthetic H-.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Allard
    Hallet

    Story Highlight

    Chief scout and leader of the 49th rangers

    William Peter Hallett, (1811-1873): Chief Scout and Leader of the “49 th Rangers” William Peter Hallett was born about 1811 at Fort Vermilion, Alberta, the son of Henry Hal-lett and Catherine Ten …

    Sources (4)

    • William Hallett, "Canada, Manitoba Census Indexes, 1831-1870"
    • William Hallett, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Legacy NFS Source: William Peter Hallett - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: William Peter Hallett

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