Solomon Churchill

Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Solomon

When Solomon Churchill was born from 1712 to 1716, in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, his father, Nathaniel Churchill Sr., was 39 and his mother, Mary Hurlburt, was 38.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Churchill Sr.
Mary Hurlburt
Mary Churchill
Nathaniel Churchill Jr.
Charles Churchill
John Churchill
Stephen Churchill
Daniel Churchill Sr.
Solomon Churchill
Josiah Churchill

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World Events (4)


Age 64

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 69

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

Age 91

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Churchill, for example in Devon, Oxfordshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire. Most were probably originally named with a Celtic element crūg ‘hill’ (which early on was reinterpreted as Old English cyrice ‘church’), to which was added Old English hyll ‘hill’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • WorldConnect Project
  • Hurlbut Genealogy, The
  • History of Ancient Wethersfield, Connecticut, The

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