GreenerPasture.com
FREE genealogy since 1999 - History belongs to all of us!
Get Started   Sign In
Visit us at Google+
Create a Page for YOUR Ancestor Add Information About This Person Grave? Research

flag  Elizabeth  MINOT

  (b. 1761Concord, New Hampshire, New England   d. 4 April 1832Woodbury, Connecticut, USA )  
Age: 71

Elizabeth MINOT was born 1761 in Concord, New Hampshire, New England. Elizabeth MINOT was the child of James MINOT and Rebecca BLANCHARD and the grandchild of: (paternal)  James MINOT and Martha LANE (maternal)  Joseph BLANCHARD and Rebecca HUBBARD

She married  Abram (Abraham) SMITH abt. 1789 in Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Abram (Abraham) SMITH  was born 30 May 1760 in Woodbridge, Connecticut, USA (Amity) .  He died 19 April 1849 in Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA .  He was the son of Isaac SMITH and Katherine COOK.

Elizabeth MINOT died 4 April 1832 in Woodbury, Connecticut, USA.
New Hampshire was named by Captain John Mason after Hampshire, England. (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1686 - New England
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1775 - New Hampshire, New England
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of New Hampshire
June 21, 1788 - New Hampshire becomes 9th U.S. state

Did You Know?America - Did you know? Observation of foreign travelers to America: In the USA, lawyer advertisements are everywhere.

Source: thoughtcatalog.com
Source: Burnham genealogy passed down through Feige family over the years, given to "Skip" Feige by his Aunt, Anna C. Feige Lachapelle

NOTE: There is an Elizabeth Minot (who married UNKNOWN Smith), daughter of James Minot and Rebecca Stow, born about the same time in Concord, Middlesex, MA. These are possibly her parents -- see worldconnect.rootsweb.com/ cgi-bin/ igm.cgi? op=GET &db=:721433 &id=I515296103 -- James is buried at Grove Street Burying Ground at New Haven, Connecticut -- see their grave inscriptions here freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/ ~jdevlin/ ct/ new_haven_inscriptions2.htm

Pictures, Postcards and Records related to Elizabeth MINOT (if available)

Elizabeth MINOT -
Elizabeth MINOT

"In memory of Elizabeth wife of Abram Smith who... Read MORE...
Elizabeth MINOT - Cemetery:	North Cemetery
Burial Place:	Woodbury, Connecticut

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Hale Cem
Elizabeth MINOT

Cemetery: North Cemetery
Burial Place: Woodbury, ... Read MORE...




Concord, New Hampshire, USA - Main Street looking South, Concord, N.H.
Concord, New Hampshire, USA
Main Street looking South, Concord, N.H.
Concord, New Hampshire, USA - Park Street showing Historical Society Bldg., State House and Library, Concord, N.H.
Concord, New Hampshire, USA
Park Street showing Historical Society Bldg.,... Read MORE...
Concord, New Hampshire, USA - Main Street looking South from Memorial Arch, Concord, N.H.
Concord, New Hampshire, USA
Main Street looking South from Memorial Arch,... Read MORE...
Concord, New Hampshire, USA - North State Street, Concord, N. H.
Concord, New Hampshire, USA
North State Street, Concord, N. H.
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA - Glebe House, Woodbury, Conn.
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA
Glebe House, Woodbury, Conn.

"Site of the... Read MORE...
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA - Town Hall, Woodbury, Conn.
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA
Town Hall, Woodbury, Conn.
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA - Main Street
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA
Main Street
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA - Main Street (1905)
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA
Main Street (1905)
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA - Scene Near the Old Orton Tavern, Woodbury, Conn. (1917)
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA
Scene Near the Old Orton Tavern, Woodbury, Conn.... Read MORE...

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

Add Marriage / Partner
Elizabeth MINOT married American Revolutionary War Soldier flag Abram (Abraham) SMITH-- Date: abt. 1789 Place: , Connecticut, USA
Abram (Abraham) SMITH was the son of Isaac SMITH and Katherine COOK




Children:
flag Minot SMITH (b.abt. 1787, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. 16 March 1858, Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA)

flag Abigail SMITH (b.bet. 1787-1790, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. aft. 1810, )

flag Isaac SMITH (b.abt. 1791, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. 23 May 1831?, Woodbury, Connecticut?)

flag Elizabeth SMITH (b.abt. 1794, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. aft. 1810, )

flag Sherman SMITH (b.24 November 1800, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. 29 February 1864, Ledyard, New York, USA )



Events During the Lifetime of Elizabeth MINOT

Add Events / Information
USA 1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act
The Sugar Act raised revenues higher than ever before by a new series of taxes on the colonists.
World History, Part Two, Arco Publishing, Inc., New York, 1980 -

USA 1765 - November - The British government issues the Stamp Act.
First direct British tax on American colonists. Instituted in November, 1765. Every newspaper,...Read MORE...


USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre

The Boston Massacre | The American Revolution
American Heroes Channel...Read MORE...


USA 1773 - December 16 - Boston Tea Party

The Boston Tea Party
Reading Through History (www.youtube.com)


Angry...Read MORE...


USA 1774 - March - The Coercive Acts (called Intolerable Acts by Americans)
The Intolerable Acts was the American Patriots' name for a series of punitive laws passed by the...Read MORE...


USA 1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed

historyorb.com - June 1, 1774

USA 1774 - September 5 - First Continental Congress formed in Philadelphia
The First Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates from twelve of the thirteen colonies that ...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - April 18 - Paul Revere's famous ride

The Truth About Paul Revere | America: Facts vs. Fiction
American Heroes...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.

Reading Through History (www.youtube.com)

The Battles of Lexington and...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - April 20 - British begin siege of Boston

historyorb.com -

USA 1775 - May 10 - American Revolution began; Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold took Fort Ticonderoga.
In the darkness of the night of May 9, 1775, Ethan Allen, along with Benedict Arnold, led a portion ...Read MORE...


USA May 1775 - Second Continental Congress - Philadelphia - plans to form an army.
When the Second Continental Congress came together on May 10, 1775 it was, in effect, a reconvening ...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - June 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill
On June 17, 1775, early in the Revolutionary War (1775-83), the British defeated the Americans at...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.

December 31, 1775

USA 1776 - March 17 - British, Get Out!
Colonial troops force British to evacuate Boston.

USA 1776 - May 2: The American revolution gains support from King Louis XVI of France


USA 1776 - July 4 - American Declaration of Independence

America the Story of Us: Declaration of Independence
The History Channel...Read MORE...


USA 1776 - September 9 - Congress renames the nation “United States of America”
On this day in 1776, the Continental Congress formally declares the name of the new nation to be...Read MORE...


USA 1776 - December 26 - Washington crosses the Delaware
Famous American victory that began with "Washington Crossing the Delaware." Actually, the whole...Read MORE...


USA 1777 - July 5 - St. Clair surrenders Fort Ticonderoga to the British


USA 1777 - September 26 - British General William Howe occupies Philadelphia during American Revolution

historyorb.com -

USA 1777 - October 17 - British General John Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga NY

historyorb.com -

USA 1777 - November 15 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted
On November 15, 1777, the second Continental Congress adopted the Articles of Confederation and...Read MORE...


USA December 1777 - June 1778 - The winter at Valley Forge
This Pennsylvania encampment was occupied by the American army from December 1777 to June 1778. The ...Read MORE...


World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.


World History June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.


USA 1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.

www.socialstudiesforkids.com/ articles/ ushistory/ revolutionarywartimeline.htm -

USA 1781 - October 19 - The British Surrender at Yorktown
America declared its independence in 1776, but it took another five years to win freedom from the...Read MORE...


News 1783 - Protestant Episcopal Church
Meeting of 10 Anglican clergy at Glebe House, Woodbury, leads to consecration of Bishop Samuel...Read MORE...


Invention 1784 - The bifocal lens is invented (Benjamin Franklin, United States)
"While living in Paris, Franklin hated having to change constantly from reading glasses to distance ...Read MORE...


Invention 1784 - The oil lamp is invented (Aimé Argand, Switzerland)
"Argand burner, first scientifically constructed oil lamp, patented in 1784 in England by a Swiss,...Read MORE...


USA 1784 - January 14 - The Continental Congress Ratified the Treaty of Paris Ending the Revolutionary War
On September 3, 1783, more than a year after the last shots were fired, a peace treaty was drawn up ...Read MORE...


News 1787 - Levi Hutchins of Concord invented the first alarm clock.

www.ereferencedesk.com/ resources/ state-facts/ new-hampshire.html -

USA 1787 - September 17 - U.S. Constitution ratified
The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and September of 1787 to address the...Read MORE...


U.S. Presidents 1789 - April 30 - George Washington (1732–1799) became 1st President of the United States
On April 30, 1789, in a deep, low voice, George Washington gave his first speech as president of...Read MORE...


USA 1789 - September 29 - Congress Officially Created the U.S. Military
In its very first session, the United States Congress had a lot of decisions to make. One important ...Read MORE...


USA 1790 - July 16 - Washington, D. C. becomes capital of United States
On July 16, 1790, Congress declared the city of Washington in the District of Columbia, the...Read MORE...


USA 1791 - December 15 - The Bill of Rights takes effect

TED-Ed (www.youtube.com)

The Bill of Rights is the first 10 amendments...Read MORE...


USA 1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded

www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ nytimeln.htm -

Invention 1793 - The cotton gin is invented (Eli Whitney, United States)
"In 1793, Eli Whitney invented a simple machine that influenced the history of the United States....Read MORE...


World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy


U.S. Presidents 1797 - March 4 - John Adams (1735-1826) becomes 2nd President of the United States
The presidential election was the first contested election in the United States. When the final...Read MORE...


World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered


Invention 1800 - Electric storage battery is invented (Alessandro Volta, Italy)
...Probably the most important developments in the science of electricity started with the...Read MORE...


1800 Birth of Child
Sherman SMITH was born 24 November 1800, Hamden, Connecticut, USA
World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland


U.S. Presidents 1801 - March 4 - Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) becomes 3rd President of the United States
On February 17, 1801, Thomas Jefferson was elected president of the United States, but there was...Read MORE...


USA 1803 - October 20 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain.
Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty

In the 1800s, in the United States, pioneers and...Read MORE...


USA 1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast

historyorb.com -

USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific

Smithsonian Channel (www.youtube.com)

Nov. 7, 1805 - Camped opposite...Read MORE...


World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...


News 1808 - Capital established
State capital established in Concord

U.S. Presidents 1809 - March 4 - James Madison (1751-1836) becomes 4th President of the United States
In 1809, Madison succeeded Jefferson as president, defeating Charles C. Pinckney. His wife, Dolley...Read MORE...


World History 1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.


World History 1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.


World History 1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.


USA 1816 - Year without a summer
The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding...Read MORE...


Invention 1817 - The bicycle is invented (Baron Karl de Drais de Sauerbrun, Germany)
"... The first known bicyclist was the Comte de Sivrac, who was seen riding a two-wheel 'wooden...Read MORE...


U.S. Presidents 1817 - March 4 - James Monroe (1758-1831) becomes 5th President of the United States
Elected president in 1816 over the Federalist Rufus King, and reelected without opposition in 1820, ...Read MORE...


News 1818 - First Congregational Church built in Woodbury


Invention 1824 - Portland cement is invented (Joseph Aspdin, England)
One of the greatest commodities in the United States today is a greyish powder commonly sold in...Read MORE...


Invention 1825 - The locomotive is invented (George Stephenson, England)
"... in 1811 George Stephenson made an engine. 'At last something practical has been designed,'...Read MORE...


U.S. Presidents 1825 - March 4 - John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) becomes 6th President of the United States
When no presidential candidate received a majority of electoral votes in 1824, Adams, with the...Read MORE...


USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed

The Erie Canal (www.youtube.com)

The work completed. - This is the day,...Read MORE...


Invention 1826 - The gas stove is invented (James Sharp, UK)
...John Baptist von Helmont, born at Brussels in 1677, while engaged in chemical research,...Read MORE...


Invention 1827 - Matches are invented (John Walker, England)
In 1827 the first friction match was invented in England by John Walker. Walker's matches were...Read MORE...


U.S. Presidents 1829 - March 4 - Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) becomes 7th President of the United States.
As president, Jackson greatly expanded the power and prestige of the presidential office and...Read MORE...


Invention 1829 - The sewing machine is invented (Barthélemy Thimonnier, France)
MONUMENT FOR SUPPOSED SEWING MACHINE INVENTOR

Lyons, France, Aug. 23. - (Correspondence of...Read MORE...


USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper
The first abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator, published in Boston by William Lloyd Garrison

www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ massachusetts.html - January 1, 1831


Death record not available in Woodbury Town Hall or Woodbury Public Library. Burial information...Read MORE...


1832 Death
Name: Elezabeth Smith
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 05 Apr...Read MORE...



Research Death


Buried at North Cemetery (old) near Linden Rd and Church St in Woodbury, Connecticut

"In memory of Elizabeth wife of Abram Smith who died April 2 1832 in the 71 year of her age"
Added:

Is Elizabeth MINOT YOUR Ancestor? Tell us more.

If you'd like to be contacted by others who are related to Elizabeth MINOT, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.