Nehemiah Boutwell

1774–1855 (Age 80)
Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, British Colonial America

The Life of Nehemiah

When Nehemiah Boutwell was born on 20 November 1774, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, British Colonial America, his father, James Boutwell, was 38 and his mother, Mary Johnson, was 41. He married Elizabeth Cleaves Jones on 28 June 1796, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 October 1855, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Center Cemetery, Hudson, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nehemiah Boutwell
1774–1855
Elizabeth Cleaves Jones
1776–1856
Marriage: 28 June 1796
Nehemiah Boutwell
1797–1887
Elizabeth Boutwell
1799–1873
Reverand William Thurston Boutwell
1803–1890
Clark Crombie Bowtwell
1805–1892
Newton Boutwell
1807–1890
Benjamin Jones Boutwell
1809–1836
Robert Cleaves Boutwell
1811–1891
James Boutwell
1814–1865
Mary Ann Boutwell
1816–1853
Sarah Jones Boutwell
1818–1841

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1796
Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1776

Age 2

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

Age 2

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 26

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Possibly English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Nehemiah in entry for Clark C Boutwell, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Nehimiah Boutwell in entry for Nehimiah Boutwell, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Nehemiah Boutwell in entry for Rodney C. Boutwell, "Massachusetts, Delayed and Corrected Vital Records, 1753-1900"

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