Sally Pinny

Female5 October 1812–

Brief Life History of Sally

When Sally Pinny was born on 5 October 1812, in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Benjamin Pinney, was 44 and her mother, Cynthia Robbins, was 39.

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Benjamin Pinney
Cynthia Robbins
William Kelso Pinney
Parmela Pinny
Hiram A Pinney
Cynthia Delight Pinny
Sally Pinny

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    World Events (3)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 7

    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. 

    1820 · Making States Equal

    Age 8

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    1820 · Making Land more affordable

    Age 8

    "The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): variant of Penny , Pinhey or Pinning. Pinhey is a habitational name from Pinhay in Axmouth, Devon. Pinning is from a Middle English personal name Pening, Pining.

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

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