Amerette

1808–1856 (Age 48)
Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Amerette

Amerette was born about 1808, in Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Benoni W. Jones. She lived in Canton, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1850. She died on 21 July 1856, in Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Amerette
1808–1856
Benoni W. Jones
1805–1881
Amerette Philantha Jones
1831–1868
Robert J. Jones
1839–1912
Leroy Jones
1834–1929

Spouse & Children

children

(3)

World Events (7)

1808

Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 13

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Everett .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Amoret Jones in household of Benoni W Jones, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ammeret Jones, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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