David Sessions III

4 April 1790–11 August 1850 (Age 60)
Fairlee, Orange, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of David

When David Sessions III was born on 4 April 1790, in Fairlee, Orange, Vermont, United States, his father, David Sessions II, was 40 and his mother, Rachel Stevens, was 22. He married Patty Bartlett on 28 June 1812, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Andover West Surplus Township, Oxford, Maine, United States in 1830 and Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1840. He died on 11 August 1850, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Sessions III
Patty Bartlett
Marriage: 28 June 1812
Perrigrine Sessions
Sylvanus Sessions
Sylvia Porter Sessions
Anna B Sessions
David Sessions IV
Anna B Sessions 2nd
Bartlett Sessions
Amanda D Sessions
Athelson Sessions

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 June 1812Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States
  • Children


    +4 More Children

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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries: 1804: York, Massachusetts, United States 1805: Oxford, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Oxford, Maine, United States
    Age 18
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English (Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire): of Norman origin, a habitational name from Soissons (Aisne, northern France), named for the Gaulish tribe who once inhabited the area, and whose name is recorded in Latin documents in the form Suessiones, of uncertain derivation.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Early Life in the Valley Patty and David Contributed by Larry Saunders

    Patty Sessions Diary: Now we see Patty weighing her seed, which consisted of quantities of wheat, corn, and peas. She must have cherished these stores all along the way, for nothing was more preciou …

    Sources (35)

    • David Sessions, "United States Census, 1830"
    • David Sessions, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • David Sessions, "United States Western States Marriage Index"

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