Margaret Mary Dearing

1813–
Georgia, United States

The Life of Margaret Mary

When Margaret Mary Dearing was born in 1813, in Georgia, United States, her father, Reuben Dearing, was 48 and her mother, Sarah Eastland, was 37. She married David R Farmer before 1835, in Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Henry, Georgia, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

David R Farmer
1815–
Margaret Mary Dearing
1813–
Marriage: before 1835
Louisa A Farmer
1835–
Sarah I "Sarafina" Farmer
1836–1860
David A Farmer
1845–
William M Farmer
1847–
Martha E. Farmer
1849–
Uriah H. C. Farmer
1855–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
before 1835
Georgia, United States
children

(6)

    Louisa A Farmer

    Female1835–Female

    Sarah I "Sarafina" Farmer

    Female1836–1860Female

    David A Farmer

    Male1845–Male

    Male1847–Male

    Martha E. Farmer

    Female1849–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1832 · Worcester v. Georgia

Age 19

In 1830, U.S. President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which required all Native Americans to relocate to areas west of the Mississippi River. That same year, Governor Gilmer of Georgia signed an act which claimed for Georgia all Cherokee territories within the boundaries of Georgia. The Cherokees protested the act and the case made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The case, Worcester v. Georgia, ruled in 1832 that the United States, not Georgia, had rights over the Cherokee territories and Georgia laws regarding the Cherokee Nation were voided. President Jackson didn’t enforce the ruling and the Cherokees did not cede their land and Georgia held a land lottery anyway for white settlers.
1846

Age 33

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Dear 1.2 Americanized spelling of German Diering, a variant of Döring ( see Doering ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Farmer in household of David R Farmer, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margrett Dearing in entry for David A Farmer and Mary J A Linsey, "Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967"
  • Margrett Dearing in entry for David A Farmer and Mary J A Linsey, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"

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