Jonathan Keeler

27 December 1765–2 October 1847 (Age 81)
Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jonathan

When Jonathan Keeler was born on 27 December 1765, in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Timothy Keeler Jr., was 44 and his mother, Mary Hoyt, was 41. He married Joanna Stebbins on 22 August 1790, in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 2 October 1847, in Harrison, Westchester, New York, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Purchase, Harrison, Westchester, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Keeler
1765–1847
Joanna Stebbins
1768–1825
Marriage: 22 August 1790
Orella J. Keeler
1793–1871
Delia Keeler
1798–1818
Catharine Keeler
1795–1868
Abigail Keeler
1800–1851
Elsie Keeler
1802–1858
Edwin Keeler
1804–1889
Keeler
1807–1811
Harriet Keeler
1808–1888

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 August 1790
Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
children

(8)

    Female1793–1871Female

    Catharine Keeler

    Female1795–1868Female

    Delia Keeler

    Female1798–1818Female

    Abigail Keeler

    Female1800–1851Female

    Elsie Keeler

    Female1802–1858Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 11

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

Age 11

New York is the 11th state.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 22

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a boatman or boatbuilder, from an agent derivative of Middle English kele ‘ship’, ‘barge’ (from Middle Dutch kiel).2 Americanized spelling of German Kühler, from a variant of an old personal name ( see Keeling ) or a variant of Kuhl .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jonathan in entry for Keeler, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Jonathan in entry for Delia Keeler, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Jonathan Keeler, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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