Amos Huntley Jr.

17 March 1764–1812 (Age 47)
Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Amos

When Amos Huntley Jr. was born on 17 March 1764, in Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Amos Huntley, was 36 and his mother, Phebe Mack, was 36. He married Abigail Delight Tinker in 1784. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1812, in Fonda, Mohawk, Montgomery, New York, United States, at the age of 48.

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Amos Huntley Jr.
Abigail Delight Tinker
Marriage: 1784
Nathan Huntley
Mary A Huntley
Abigail Delight Huntley
Amos Huntley
Martin Huntley
Silas A Huntley
Elijah Huntley
Roxanna Huntley
Russell Huntley
Roxena Huntley
William Huntley

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World Events (8)


Age 12

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

Age 12

New York is the 11th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Gloucestershire, so named from Old English hunta ‘hunter’ (perhaps a byname ( see Hunt ) + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’).2 Scottish: habitational name from a lost place called Huntlie in Berwickshire (Borders), with the same etymology as in 1. Huntly in Aberdeenshire was named for a medieval Earl of Huntly (who took his title from the Borders place); it is not the source of the surname.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Amos Huntley, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Huntley, Amos JR, FG Notes JBV

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