Peter Faulder

Brief Life History of Peter

When Peter Faulder was born in 1815, in Washington, Maryland, United States, his father, John Faulder, was 44 and his mother, Hannah Ann Millington, was 40. He had at least 1 daughter with Malinda Moser. He died about 1860, at the age of 46.

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Peter Faulder
1815–1860
Malinda Moser
1824–1856
Martha Jane Faulder
1847–1919

Sources (4)

  • Peter Falder, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Peter Falder, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"
  • Peter Faulder, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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World Events (5)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

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

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

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

English (northern): topographic name from a derivative of Middle English fald(e), fold ‘livestock pen, sheepfold’, denoting someone who lived or worked at such a place. Compare Folds .

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

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