Christopher Chipman (1784 - 1857)

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Christopher Chipman
1784 - 1857
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July 1, 1784
Groton, New London Co., Connecticut
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November 2, 1857
New London, New London Co., Connecticut
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Christopher Chipman was born on July 1, 1784 at Groton, New London Co., Connecticut. He died on November 2, 1857 at New London, New London Co., Connecticut at 73 years old.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Christopher Chipman passed away on November 2, 1857 at New London, New London Co., Connecticut at age 73. He was born on July 1, 1784 at Groton, New London Co., Connecticut. We are unaware of information about Christopher's family or relationships.

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In 1819, he was 35 years old when on January 2nd, the first major peacetime financial crisis in the United States began. Called The Panic of 1819, banks created a crisis when they began foreclosing on heavily mortgaged farms and businesses.

In 1828, he was 44 years old when on September 17th, a typhoon - called the Siebold Typhoon because German physician Philipp Franz von Siebold was there and took measurements during the storm - killed over 14,000 people in Kyūshū, Japan. It was the greatest number of deaths in any storm in Japan.

In 1831, Christopher was 47 years old when on August 21st, in the United States, Nat Turner's slave rebellion broke out in Southampton County, Virginia. Rebel slaves, led by Nat Turner, killed from 55 to 65 people - the largest and deadliest slave uprising in U.S. history. The rebellion was suppressed after a few days and Virginia executed 56 slaves accused of being part of the rebellion although many were innocent. Nat Turner was captured on October 30th, tried, and hung on November 11th.

In 1848, at the age of 64 years old, Christopher was alive when on February 21st, The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels - German philosophers - was published in London. The pamphlet said that "The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles".

In 1857, in the year of Christopher Chipman's passing, on December 16th, a 7.0 earthquake struck the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies - Southern Italy. It had a maximum Mercalli intensity of 11 (Extreme) and killed about 10,000 people..

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