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  (b. 5 January 1789 Mount Washington, Coos, New Hampshire, USA   d. 16 July 1878 Torrington, Connecticut, USA )  

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Mary COLBY was born 5 January 1789 in Mount Washington, Coos, New Hampshire, USA

Mary COLBY was the child of Joseph COLBY   and   Mary HUNTINGTON

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Mary  married  William Hamilton CLEVELAND 10 October 1809 in Granville, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. William Hamilton CLEVELAND  was born 7 August 1786 in Blandford, Massachusetts, USA (Blanford).  William Hamilton died 30 November 1871 in Torrington, Connecticut, USA.  William Hamilton was the child of Noadiah CLEVELAND and Sarah HAMILTON.

Mary COLBY died 16 July 1878 in Torrington, Connecticut, USA.
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Mary COLBY married flag male ancestor William Hamilton CLEVELAND-- Date: 10 October 1809 Place: Granville, Massachusetts, USA
William Hamilton CLEVELAND was the child of Noadiah CLEVELAND and Sarah HAMILTON




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birth1789 Birth
5 January 1789
Mount Washington, Coos, New Hampshire, USA

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marriage1809 Marriage / Partner
Mary COLBY and William Hamilton CLEVELAND 10 October 1809, Granville, Massachusetts, USA

She was 20 years old.
NewsThe War of 1812 was a conflict between the United States and Great Britain, lasting from 1812 to 1815. It was primarily fueled by issues such as trade restrictions due to Britain's ongoing war with France, impressment of American sailors into the British Navy, and British support of Native American tribes against American expansion. The war ended with the Treaty of Ghent, restoring pre-war boundaries but resolving few of the initial disputes.
1817 Birth of Child
Mary Ann CLEVELAND was born 8 November 1817, Goshen, Connecticut, USA

Mary was 28 years old.

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marriage1837 Marriage of Child
Mary Ann CLEVELAND married 12 September 1837, Waterbury, Connecticut, USA (Waterville) to Lucius CURTISS
NewsFrom the 1840s through the 1880s, thousands trekked westward, carrying only a few belonging and supplies for the journey, and settling on the western frontier, forever changing the American West.
Invention 1843 - The Christmas card is invented (Sir Henry Cole and John Callcott Horsley, England)

Artificial Freezer Patented (Nancy M. Johnson, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)
1858 Death of Child
Mary Ann CLEVELAND died 15 September 1858, Torrington, Connecticut, USA

Mary was 69 years old.
News1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
News1870 - June 26 - Christmas becomes a Federal holiday in the United States. It was still illegal in some states.
1871 Death of Spouse/Partner
William Hamilton CLEVELAND died 30 November 1871, Torrington, Connecticut, USA
death1878 Death
16 July 1878
Torrington, Connecticut, USA

She died at the age of 89.
Added: 6/22/2016 2:39:03 PM - Updated:
Did You Know?America - Did you know? December 2, 1899 - U.S. acquires American Samoa by treaty with Great Britain and Germany.
Did You Know?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


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