Benjamin Faurot

1816–16 July 1849 (Age 33)
Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Benjamin

Benjamin Faurot was born in 1816, in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Faurott and ?. He married Dency ( Fern) Carrier in 1840. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 16 July 1849, in South Montrose, Bridgewater Township, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in South Montrose, Bridgewater Township, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Benjamin Faurot
Dency ( Fern) Carrier
Marriage: 1840
Augustine N Faurot
Chapman C. Faurot
Harriet Faurot

Spouse and Children


    Dency ( Fern) Carrier




    Augustine N Faurot


    Chapman C. Faurot


    Harriet Faurot


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World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 14

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

French: from a diminutive Faure .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • W. Faurot in entry for Chapman C. Faurot, "Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960"
  • Benjamin Faurot, "Find A Grave Index"

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