Eliel Strong

20 January 1800–26 June 1834 (Age 34)
Berlin, Washington, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Eliel

When Eliel Strong was born on 20 January 1800, in Berlin, Washington, Vermont, United States, his father, Reuben Strong, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ann, was 17. He married Martha Curtis about 1827, in Columbia Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Rutland Township, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States in 1830 and Centerville, Center Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1834. He died on 26 June 1834, in Clay, Missouri, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Mound Grove Cemetery, Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eliel Strong
Martha Curtis
Marriage: about 1827
Ozias Strong
Mahala Strong
Mary Ann Strong

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1827Columbia Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1803 · The U.S doubles in size
    Age 3
    The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
    Age 12
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English strong(e), strang(e) ‘strong, powerful’ (Old English strang).Americanized form of French Trahan .Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish Stark .

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

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    Eliel Strong

    Eliel Strong Eliel Strong was born in Vermont about 1806. He was married to Martha Curtis in Sullivan, Tioga County, Pennsylvania in 1826. Martha was the daughter of Enos Curtis and Ruth Frank …

    Sources (20)

    • Elid Strong, "Vermont Births and Christenings, 1765-1908"
    • 1830 US Tallied Census for Eliel Strong Family
    • 1827 Millennium Marriage of Martha Curtis & Eliel Strong

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