Lucy Norcross

1760–1845 (Age 85)
Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Lucy

When Lucy Norcross was born on 1 June 1760, in Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Asa Norcross Sr, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Greenwood, was 19. She married Pvt Stephen Twitchell on 27 May 1779, in Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 13 September 1845, in her hometown, at the age of 85, and was buried in North Windham Cemetery, Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucy Norcross
1760–1845
Pvt Stephen Twitchell
1753–1845
Marriage: 27 May 1779
Elizabeth "Betsey" Twitchel
1780–1854
Persis Twitchell
Sarah "Sally" Twitchell
1781–
Julia Twitchell
1782–1847
Persis Twitchell
1784–1812
Stephen Twitchel
1788–
Asa Twitchel
1790–1872
Lucy Twitchel
1792–1868
Hannah Twitchell
1794–1875
Prudence Twitchel
1798–
Sibbel Twitchel
1802–1803

Spouse & Children

  • Female1760–1845Female

  • Pvt Stephen Twitchell

    Male1753–1845Male

MARRIAGE
27 May 1779
Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States
children

(11)

  • Elizabeth "Betsey" Twitchel

    Female1780–1854Female

  • Sarah "Sally" Twitchell

    Female1781–Female

  • Julia Twitchell

    Female1782–1847Female

  • Persis Twitchell

    Female1784–1812Female

  • Stephen Twitchel

    Male1788–Male

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1776

Age 16

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 16

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 23

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place near Blackpool, so named from Old English norð ‘north’ + cros ‘cross’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucy in entry for Stephen Twichel, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Lucy in entry for Sibbel Twitchell, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Lucy in entry for Sybel Twitchel, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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