Nathan Adams

1783–1864 (Age 80)
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Nathan

When Nathan Adams was born on 21 August 1783, in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Jacob Adams, was 43 and his mother, Grace Livermore, was 41. He died on 14 March 1864, at the age of 80.

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Jacob Adams
1739–1836
Grace Livermore
1742–1830
Lydia Adams
1777–1865
Nathan Adams
1783–1864

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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State

Age 5

Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.
1808

Age 25

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Possible Related Names

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

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