Amaziah Churchill

1777–1871 (Age 93)
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Amaziah

When Amaziah Churchill was born on 10 August 1777, in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Amaziah Churchill, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Bartlett, was 19. He married Martha Doten on 26 January 1799. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 1 May 1871, in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 93.

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Amaziah Churchill
Martha Doten
Marriage: 26 January 1799
Martha Churchill
Betsey B. Robbins

Spouse & Children

  • Male1777–1871Male

  • Martha Doten


26 January 1799


  • Martha Churchill


  • Betsey B. Robbins


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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 6

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.

Age 26

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Churchill, for example in Devon, Oxfordshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire. Most were probably originally named with a Celtic element crūg ‘hill’ (which early on was reinterpreted as Old English cyrice ‘church’), to which was added Old English hyll ‘hill’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Amasiah Churchill in entry for Betsey B. Robbins, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
  • Amaziah Churchell, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Amaziah Junr. Churchill, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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