Nathan Fairbank Twitchell

2 July 1794–10 June 1873 (Age 78)
Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of Nathan Fairbank

When Nathan Fairbank Twitchell was born on 2 July 1794, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Ezra Twitchell Sr., was 48 and his mother, Susanna Rice, was 45. He married Harriet Hills on 20 October 1822, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 10 June 1873, in Mayfield Township, Somerset, Maine, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Fairbank Twitchell
1794–1873
Sarah Jackman Burbank
1805–1871
Marriage: 23 November 1824
Nancy Twitchell
1826–1891
Joseph Maynard Twitchell
1828–1900
Lonsville Twitchell
1830–1897
Esther Angela Twitchell
1832–1837
Chester Loomis Twitchell
1834–1908
Anna Frances Twitchell
1837–1918
Preston Twitchell
1838–1891
Nathan Rice Twitchell
1841–1907
Fordyce Parker Twitchell
1844–1911
Sarah Emily Twitchell
1846–1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 November 1824
Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States
children

(10)

    Nancy Twitchell

    Female1826–1891Female

    Joseph Maynard Twitchell

    Male1828–1900Male

    Lonsville Twitchell

    Male1830–1897Male

    Esther Angela Twitchell

    Female1832–1837Female

    Chester Loomis Twitchell

    Male1834–1908Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1796

Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1796: York, Massachusetts, United States 1805: Oxford, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Oxford, Maine, United States
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 6

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.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 25

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. 

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nathan F Twitchell in household of Chester L Twitchell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nathan Twitchell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nathan Twitchel, "United States Census, 1850"

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