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  (b. abt. 1800 Connecticut, USA   d. abt. 1864 )  

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Sophia DAVIS was born abt. 1800 in Connecticut, USA. Sophia DAVIS was the child of ?   and   ?

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She married  Abel O. MANCHESTER 5 May 1833 in Pownal, Vermont, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Abel O. MANCHESTER  was born 18 January 1792 in Pownal, Vermont, USA.  He died abt. 1875

Sophia DAVIS died abt. 1864
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Sophia DAVIS married flag  Abel O. MANCHESTER-- Date: 5 May 1833 Place: Pownal, Vermont, USA
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Name: Abel Manchester
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 05 May 1833
Event Place: Pownal, Vermont, United States
Gender: Male
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Spouse's Name: Sophia Davis
Spouse's Gender: Female
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GS Film Number: 0027620
Digital Folder Number: 004667360
Image Number: 00460

"Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:XFK3-M48 : 3 November 2017), Abel Manchester and Sophia Davis, 05 May 1833, Marriage; State Capitol Building, Montpelier; FHL microfilm 27,620.

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flag  Eliza MANCHESTER (b.September 1838, , Vermont, USA  d. aft. 1910,  )
m. Russell Brown BRIGGS 26 February 1854


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World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland


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


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


USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific


World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire


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


USA 1819 - The Panic of 1819 - A combination of bad banking practices; too much land speculation and competition from Europe caused the United States to enter its first economic depression.


USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed


USA 1826 - July 4 – Former US Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.


USA 1827 - February 28 – The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.


USA 1830 - May 28 – The Indian Removal Act marks the beginning of the forced relocation of five tribes of native Americans, known as Trail of Tears


USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper


USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence


USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837


World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.


USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail


USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States


USA 1842 - August 9 – The Webster–Ashburton Treaty is signed, establishing the United States–Canada border east of the Rocky Mountains.


USA 1844 - May 24 – The first electrical telegram is sent over the telegraph by Samuel F. B. Morse from the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. to the B&O Railroad "outer depot" in Baltimore, Maryland, saying "What hath God wrought".


USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.


USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.


USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

1833 Marriage / Partner
Sophia DAVIS and Abel O. MANCHESTER 5 May 1833, Pownal, Vermont, USA
1838 Birth of Child
Eliza MANCHESTER was born September 1838, , Vermont, USA

1850 - Adams, Massachusetts

Name: Sophia Manchester
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Event Place: Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 50
Race: White
Birth Year (Estimated): 1800
Birthplace: Connecticut
House Number: 286
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Abel Manchester Male 57 Vermont
Sophia Manchester Female 50 Connecticut
Saphronia Manchester Female 15 Vermont
Eliza Manchester Female 12 Vermont
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USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form


USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations


USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.


USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.


USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.


USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.


USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States


USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.


USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.


USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.


USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America


USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves


USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).


USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States


USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.


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