Charity Hinds

25 February 1780–1842 (Age 61)
Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Charity

When Charity Hinds was born on 25 February 1780, in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Ebenezer Hinds Jr., was 27 and her mother, Charity Canady, was 25. She married Ensign Ebenezer Pierce on 7 February 1801, in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She died in 1842, at the age of 62, and was buried in Farmingdale, Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States.

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Ensign Ebenezer Pierce
Charity Hinds
Marriage: 7 February 1801
Louisa V Pierce
Elbridge Gerry Pierce
Julia Manderville Pierce
Charity Pierce
Mary Pierce
Job Pierce
Susan T. Pierce
Tyler Pierce
Charity H Pierce
Charles William Pierce
Captain Ebenezer Pierce
Hannah Pierce
Tyler Pierce

Spouse and Children

7 February 1801
Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

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.

Age 7

Historical Boundaries: 1787: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Kennebec, Maine, United States
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hind .2 Irish: variant of Heyne .

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

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  • Charity Hinds, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Charity Hinds, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Charity Hinds, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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