Brackett

1794–
Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Brackett

When Brackett was born on 27 April 1794, in Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine, United States, his father, Nathaniel Brackett, was 22 and his mother, Elizabeth Lewis, was 21.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Brackett
1771–1844
Elizabeth Lewis
1773–1865
Brackett
1794–
Patience Brackett
1795–1852
Samuel Bracket
1797–1883
Mary Ham Brackett
1802–1881
Mary Brackett
1802–
Eliza Lewis Brackett
1804–1868
Jane Brackett
1805–1877
Martha Brackett
1807–
Margaret Brackett
1811–1899
William Brackett
1812–1865
Frederick Brackett
1816–1896

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1798: Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Cumberland, Maine, United States; 1978: Oxford, Maine, United States
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 6

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.
1803

Age 9

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English, Old French brachet, denoting a type of hound. The word was also used as a term of abuse.

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

Sources (1)

  • Brackett, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"

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