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Friend DaytonAge: 89 years17651854

Name
Friend Dayton
Given names
Friend
Surname
Dayton
Birth March 25, 1765 45 39
Birth of a sisterMatilda Dayton
June 12, 1768 (Age 3 years)
Baptism of a sisterMatilda Dayton
June 12, 1768 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 9 years)

Note: In 1775, there was an epidemic of unknown cause in North America (especially New England,) followed in 1775-1776 by what is described as one of the worst worldwide influenza epidemics - http://goo.gl/2Xa2kO
Death of a fatherAbraham Dayton
August 10, 1780 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 9 years)

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America - http://goo.gl/kvWJnX
1789-12-08 + Johann Georg Rauhut Schmiegel.jpg
1789-12-08 + Johann Georg Rauhut Schmiegel.jpg

Note: 1789-12-08 + Johann Georg Rauhut Schmiegel

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 (I) and 1798 (VI) (Age 27 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://goo.gl/4c1Pp5
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (XI) (Age 37 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million - http://goo.gl/yH4MPB
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 46 years)

Note: War of 1812 between the Americans and the British. The Creek (or Red Stick) War in Alabama had different origins, but it coincided with the war of 1812, and the U.S. treated it as a part of the larger war, with Jackson and his forces also in charge of defeating the Creeks - http://goo.gl/cu6BNB
Death of a brotherAbraham Dayton
1825 (Age 59 years)

Historical Event
Trail of Tears
between 1830 and 1830 (Age 64 years)
Note: The Trail of Tears is a name given to the ethnic cleansing and forced relocation of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830. The removal included many members of the Cherokee, Muscogee (Creek), Seminole, Chickasaw, and Choctaw nations, among others in the United States, from their homelands to Indian Territory in eastern sections of the present-day state of Oklahoma. The phrase originated from a description of the removal of the Choctaw Nation in 1831. In 1831 the Choctaw were the first to be removed, and they became the model for all other removals. After the Choctaw, the Seminole were removed in 1832, the Creek in 1834, then the Chickasaw in 1837, and finally the Cherokee in 1838. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trail_of_Tears
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 66 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City - http://goo.gl/0602J7
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 70 years)
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas - http://goo.gl/4B84q9
Death of a sisterMatilda Dayton
about 1846 (Age 80 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 80 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
Death April 2, 1854 (Age 89 years)
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father
mother
Marriage: April 14, 1743New Milford, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA
25 years
younger sister
-25 years
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
22 months
elder sister
Elizabeth Dayton
Birth: July 14, 1747 27 21New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Death: October 20, 1757New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
4 years
elder sister
-2 years
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
Rueben Bardslee Dayton
Birth: May 13, 1754 34 28New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Death: October 11, 1757New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
6 years
elder brother
2 months
himself
Friend Dayton
Birth: March 25, 1765 45 39New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Death: April 2, 1854Troy Township, Geauga, Ohio

  1. Generation 1
    1. Friend Dayton, son of Abraham Dayton and Abiah Beardsley, was born on March 25, 1765 in New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut and died on April 2, 1854 in Troy Township, Geauga, Ohio at the age of 89.