Mette Henriksdotter

(1724 - 1802)

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Mette Henriksdotter
1724 - 1802
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c. 1724
Kvinnherad, Hordaland
Death
1802
Tysnes, Hordaland
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Mette Henriksdotter was born c. 1724 at Kvinnherad, Hordaland. She died in 1802 at Tysnes, Hordaland at 78 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Mette Henriksdotter was born at Kvinnherad, Hordaland
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Mette Henriksdotter was born at Kvinnherad, Hordaland
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Mette Henriksdotter passed away in 1802 at Tysnes, Hordaland at 78 years of age. She was born c. 1724 at Kvinnherad, Hordaland. There is no information about Mette's immediate family.

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In 1800, when she was 76 years old, on August 30th, educated blacksmith Gabriel Prosser organized a slave revolt. He wanted to capture Richmond and kill all whites - excluding Methodists, Quakers, Frenchmen, and the poor - and become king of a new black nation. The revolt failed, he was captured and hung. Slave laws were tightened in Virginia.

In 1801, when she was 77 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, in the year of Mette Henriksdotter's passing, 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 1804, when she was 80 years old, on July 11th, Alexander Hamilton, former Secretary of the Treasury, and Aaron Burr, Vice President of the United States, fought a duel. Alexander Hamilton was shot and died the next day. Burr was indicted for murder and was acquitted but his political career was ruined.

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