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flag  Hannah  DARBY

  (b. 26 April 1789Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA   d. 10 March 1874Boston, Massachusetts, USA )  
Summary: Hannah DARBY was born 26 April 1789 in Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA. Hannah DARBY was the child of Samuel DARBY (DERBY) and Hannah MINOT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph DARBY and Silence HUBBARD (maternal)  James MINOT and Rebecca BLANCHARD

She married  George MORSE 26 April 1814 in Brookline, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. George MORSE  was born 1789 in Natick, Massachusetts, USA .  He was the son of Samuel MORSE and Sybil JENNINGS.

Hannah DARBY died 10 March 1874 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
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Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

Did You Know? America - Did you know? May 13, 1846 - Mexican War: U.S. declares war on Mexico in effort to gain California and other territory in Southwest. War concludes with signing of Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (Feb. 2, 1848). Mexico recognizes Rio Grande as new boundary with Texas and, for $15 million, agrees to cede territory comprising present-day California, Nevada, Utah, most of New Mexico and Arizona, and parts of Colorado and Wyoming.

Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA - Osgood Stackpole Residence. Lincoln, Mass.
Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA
Osgood Stackpole Residence. Lincoln, Mass.
Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA - Hartwell Farm, Lincoln, Mass.

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Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA
Hartwell Farm, Lincoln, Mass.

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Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA - Town Hall (1905)
Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA
Town Hall (1905)
Boston, Massachusetts, USA - GLEASON’S PICTORIAL DRAWING ROOM COMPANION illustrated newspaper (Boston, MA), October 11, 1851
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Boston, Massachusetts, USA - Fairbanks' Celebrate Scales
34 Kilby Street, Boston

Bangor Daily Whig and Courier
Bangor, Maine
June 25, 1857
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Fairbanks' Celebrate Scales
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Boston, Massachusetts, USA - Malt Bitters Company, Boston, Mass.
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Malt Bitters Company, Boston, Mass.
Boston, Massachusetts, USA - Putnam Nail Co., Boston, Mass.
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Putnam Nail Co., Boston, Mass.
Boston, Massachusetts, USA - Lowney's Chocolate Bonbons

The Walter M. Lowney Company
89 Pearl Street

The Ladies' Home Journal
April 1898
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Lowney's Chocolate Bonbons

The Walter M....

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Hannah DARBY married flag George MORSE-- Date: 26 April 1814 Place: Brookline, Massachusetts, USA 

George MORSE was the son of Samuel MORSE and Sybil JENNINGS

Name: George Morse
Event Type: Marriage
Marriage Date: 26 Apr 1814
Marriage Place: Brookline, Massachusetts
Father Name: Morse
Spouse Name: Hannah Derby Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.

flag James MORSE (b.1815, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA  d. 2 October 1897, Boston, Massachusetts, USA)

flag George MORSE (b.1817, , Massachusetts, USA  d. 10 June 1896, , Massachusetts, USA)

flag Sarah Jane MORSE (b.1825, , Massachusetts, USA  d. 25 October 1895, , Massachusetts, USA)

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1789 Birth
Name: Hanah Darbey
Gender: Female
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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
The Bill of Rights is the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, confirming the fundamental rights of American citizens. The First Amendment guarantees freedom of religion, speech, and the...Read MORE...

USA 1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ nytimeln.htm -

News 1795 - State House
State House built in Boston.

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

News 1797 - October 21 - The U.S. Navy frigate Constitution, nicknames Old Ironsides, launches from Boston.

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World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered

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.
Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty

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

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

USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
Nov. 7, 1805 - Camped opposite Pillar Rock, between Brookfield and Dahlia, Washington, west of Jim Crow Point. "Great joy in camp we are in view of the Ocian this great Pacific Ocean which we been so ...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 1806 - First Church Built by Free Blacks
The first church built by free blacks in America, the African Meeting House, opened on Joy Street...Read MORE...

News 1806 - June 16 - A total eclipse of the sun was viewed from southern California to Massachusetts.

Extract of a letter from Boston, June 16th.
"The long expected Solar Eclipse...

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.

1814 Marriage / Partner
Hannah DARBY and George MORSE 26 April 1814, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
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...

USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed
The work completed. - This is the day, and 10 o'clock the hour, when the first boat from Lake Erie enters the Grand Canal and proceeded to the city of New York; a distance of 500 miles. - All doubts, ...Read MORE...

News 1829 - October 16 - Tremont Hotel, 1st US modern hotel opens (Boston) - October 16, 1829

USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper
The first abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator, published in Boston by William Lloyd Garrison resources/ state-history-timeline/ massachusetts.html - January 1, 1831

News 1832 - The New England Anti-Slavery Society in Boston was formed. The society helped slaves escape to Canada.

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USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence
In 1836, a small band of Texans fought the Mexican Army from inside an old mission chapel known as...Read MORE...

USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837
The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession...Read MORE...

News 1837 - June 11 - The Broad Street Riot occurres in Boston, fueled by ethnic tensions between English-Americans and Irish-Americans. - June 11, 1837

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

News 1839 - March 23 – The Boston Morning Post first records the use of "OK" (oll korrect). - March 23, 1839

USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States
The large number of French-Canadians who crossed the border in the nineteenth century, particularly ...Read MORE...

USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail
The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to Oregon's Willamette...Read MORE...

News 1842 - November 17 - Fugitive slave George Latimer captured in Boston -

News In 1844... the railroad connected Lincoln with Boston, resulting in a rise in the number of new residents from the city and an increase in land values. Remaining farmlands began to break up, to be divided into house lots. Pages/ town_history.htm -

News 1845 - Sewing Machine
Elias Howe invented sewing machine in Boston

World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
"The Famine began quite mysteriously in September 1845 as leaves on potato plants suddenly turned black and curled, then rotted, seemingly the result of a fog that had wafted across the fields of...Read MORE...

News 1846 - Anesthesia
William T.G. Morton, a Boston dentist, first demonstrated the use of anesthesia in surgery at...Read MORE...

News 1846 - SCENE: A street in Boston.
Dramais Persona: Jonathan, a youth from the country visiting the city for the first time. Susan,...Read MORE...

USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
The war, stemming from the United States’ annexation of Texas in 1845 and from a dispute over...Read MORE...

USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
Many people in California figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, ...Read MORE...

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. - February 2, 1848

1850 Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Name: George Morse
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1850
Event Place: Roxbury, Norfolk,...

News 1851 - February 15 – In Boston, Massachusetts, members of the anti-slavery Boston Vigilance Committee rescue fugitive slave Shadrach Minkins from a courtroom following his arrest by U.S. marshals. - February 15, 1851

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
This influential book is often included in lists of "causes of the Civil War" (1861-65). Harriet...Read MORE...

News 1852 - March 20 – Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe was published in book form in Boston. - March 20, 1852

News 1852 - December 29 - Emma Snodgrass arrested in Boston for wearing pants - December 29, 1852

USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations was a World's Fair held in 1853 in what is now Bryant...Read MORE...

News 1854 - March 20 – The Boston Public Library opens to the public. - March 20, 1854

News 1854 - The Destructive Gate - Its Effects at the East.
...One or two very ludicrous scenes occurred on Warren bridge, Boston. A cartman, with a load of...Read MORE...

USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
It began in a little schoolhouse in Ripon, Wisconsin, in 1854. A small group of dedicated...Read MORE...

News 1856 - Boston Cream Pie is served for the first time (Omni Parker House)

News 1858 - August 2 - 1st mailboxes installed in Boston & NYC streets - August 2, 1858

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. education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
...Mr. Davis, of Mississippi, formally took leave of the Senate in a few eloquent remarks. He...Read MORE...

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

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
The shelling of the fort was the culmination of a simmering conflict in which a small garrison of...Read MORE...

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. - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
On November 6, 1861, Jefferson Davis was elected president of the Confederate States of America. He ...Read MORE...

USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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News 1863 - January 15 - 1st US newspaper printed on wood-pulp paper, Boston Morning Journal - January 15, 1863

News 1863 - May 28 – American Civil War – The 54th Massachusetts, the first African-American regiment, leaves Boston to fight for the Union. - May 28, 1863

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). - July 3, 1863

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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USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
Harried mercilessly by Federal troops and continually cut off from turning south, Lee headed west,...Read MORE...

USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:
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USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"
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1870 West Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Name: Hannah Morse
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: Massachusetts, United...

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.
March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis &...Read MORE...

News 1872 - The Great Boston Fire.
The city of Boston, second commercial city in the United States, has, within the past thirty-six...Read MORE...

1874 Death
Name: Hannah Derby Morse
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Event Date: 10 Mar 1874
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