James Hersey (1758 - 1821)

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James Hersey
1758 - 1821
updated February 06, 2019
James Hersey was born on December 12, 1758 in Abington, Massachusetts USA. He died on March 27, 1821 in Sumner, Maine USA at age 62.


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James Hersey died on March 27, 1821 in Sumner, Maine USA at age 62. He was born on December 12, 1758 in Abington, Massachusetts USA. There is no information about James's immediate family.
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1758 - 1821 World Events

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In 1801, by the time he was 43 years old, on January 1st, after a brief period of independence, Ireland was merged with Great Britain, creating The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.

In 1802, he was 44 years old when on October 17th, the Treaty of Fort Confederation was signed between the Choctaw (a Native American tribe) and the United States Government. About 10,000 acres of Choctaw land were given up.

In 1807, by the time he was 49 years old, on August 17th, the Clermont - Robert Fulton's steamboat - made the first successful steamboat trip on the Hudson River between New York City and Albany. The boat ran at an average of 5 miles per hour.

In 1818, when he was 60 years old, on April 4th, the United States Congress adopted the official flag of the United States. It had 13 red and white stripes - representing the original 13 colonies - and one star for each state (twenty at the time) with additional stars to be added whenever a new state was added to the Union.

In 1821, in the year of James Hersey's passing, on March 5th, President James Monroe was sworn in for his second term. Because March 4th - the day that the inauguration was supposed to be held - was a Sunday, Monroe moved it to Monday, the 5th. Also, the swearing in was held indoors because of a snowstorm.

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Other James Herseys

James William Hersey
around 1921 - Oct 15, 1940
James A Hersey
Born: around 1917
United States
James L Jr Hersey
Born: around 1922
Florida, United States
James W Hersey
Born: around 1922
Massachusetts, United States
James Hersey
Died: Dec 31, 1969
James S Hersey
around 1940 - Apr 2, 1942
James H Hersey
around 1892 - Apr 23, 1937
James A Hersey
around 1828 - Aug 10, 1912
James B. Hersey
Born: around 1963
James W Hersey
Oct 13, 1952 - Aug 12, 2004
Pearson, GA
James Hersey
Dec 14, 1897 - December 1973
Portland, Oregon
James Hersey
Mar 2, 1918 - January 1978
James A Hersey
Jun 22, 1938 - Feb 25, 2009
Omak, WA
James Hersey
Sep 5, 1876 - November 1963
South Dakota
James O Hersey
Sep 19, 1915 - Dec 11, 1995
Omaha, NE
James Hersey
Mar 25, 1925 - May 1973
James E Hersey
Feb 25, 1939 - Apr 10, 2010
Benton Harbor, MI
James Hersey
Jan 13, 1922 - July 1973
James Hersey
Feb 27, 1907 - February 1983

Other Herseys

James Hersey
Apr 5, 1733 - around 1785
Mary Hersey Wilder
Oct 14, 1711 - Oct 5, 1805
Hannah Hersey
Mar 8, 1728 - Jun 25, 1790
Mary Hersey
Born: Oct 9, 1755
James Hersey Hersey
May 23, 1682 - Sep 19, 1723
William Hersey
Born: May 19, 1690
Jonathan Hersey
Sep 19, 1707 - Jul 12, 1740
Ebed Hersey
Feb 21, 1739 - Dec 25, 1836
Jonathan Hersey
Feb 13 - Jan 10, 1760
Sarah Hersey
Apr 19, 1718 - Jul 17, 1788
Susanna Hersey
Born: Dec 6, 1730
Thomas Hersey
Sep 22, 1734 - Jan 12, 1810
Lydia Cushing Hersey
Aug 23, 1712 - Aug 31, 1740
Mary Hersey
Born: Aug 20, 1707
Elizabeth Hersey
Dec 12, 1711 - Jun 19, 1775
Thomas Hersey
Born: Jan 12, 1763

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1670 - Sep 24, 1740
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1649 - around 1703
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Sep 29, 1659 - Jan 30, 1698
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1649 - May 9, 1705
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Jun 3, 1667 - 1687
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around 1670 - 1732
Mary Ruddock Hawxhurst
around 1638 - around 1678
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Died: Oct 11, 1845
James Townsend
1675 - around 1729
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