Timothy Phinney

5 April 1746–2 July 1838 (Age 92)
Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Timothy

When Timothy Phinney was born on 5 April 1746, in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Zacheus Phinney, was 25 and his mother, Susannah Davis, was 20. He married Temperance Hinckley on 23 November 1767, in Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 2 July 1838, in Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Timothy Phinney
1746–1838
Temperance Hinckley
1748–1825
Marriage: 23 November 1767
Susanna Phinney
1768–1854
Olive Phinney
1780–1842
Edward Phinney
1771–
Temperance Phinney
1775–1864
Mehitable Phinney
1776–1864
Timothy Phinney
1780–1780
Cynthia Phinney
1781–1831
Charles Phinney
1783–1870
Timothy Phinney
1784–1883
Calvin Phinney
1788–1788
Dr. Sturgis Phinney
1789–1841
Nancy Phinney
1791–1880
Calvin Phinney
1793–1793

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 November 1767Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children

    (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (6)

    1776
    Age 30
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776 · The Declaration to the King
    Age 30
    """At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 48
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Finney . This surname is rare in Britain.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Finney

    Sources (18)

    • Timothy in entry for Timothy Phinney, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"
    • Timothy Phiney in entry for Susanna Phiney, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Timothy Phinney, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"

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