Richard Bedle

1776–30 March 1818 (Age 42)
Middletown Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Bedle was born in 1776, in Middletown Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States, his father, Thomas Bedle, was 24 and his mother, Amy Herbert, was 25. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Margaret Vanderbilt. He died on 30 March 1818, in his hometown, at the age of 42, and was buried in Cedarwood Cemetery, Keyport, Hazlet Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Bedle
1776–1818
Margaret Vanderbilt
1775–
Lydia Bedle
1799–1869
Jeremiah Beddle
1806–
Sarah Bedle
1809–1893

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Female1799–1869Female

    Jeremiah Beddle

    Male1806–Male

    Sarah Bedle

    Female1809–1893Female

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Bedle

    Male1752–1821Male

    Amy Herbert

    Female1751–1819Female

siblings

(15)

    Nancy Bedel

    Female1775–1790Female

    Mary Bedel

    Female1775–Female

    Male1776–1818Male

    Thomas Bedle

    Male1777–1847Male

    Joel Bedle

    Male1778–1844Male

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 0

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

Age 0

New Jersey is the 3rd state.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 12

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived or worked at a particular large house, from Old English boðl, botl ‘dwelling house’, ‘hall’, or a habitational name for someone who came from a place named with this element, probably Bodle Street near Hailsham, Sussex.

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

Sources (2)

  • Unknown in entry for Sarah Bedle, "New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988"
  • Richard Bedle, "Find A Grave Index"

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