Ezekiel Cartwright

1724–
Pasquotank, Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Ezekiel

When Ezekiel Cartwright was born in 1724, in Pasquotank, Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States, his father, Robert Cartwright, was 28 and his mother, Martha Anne Shipp, was 32. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Tamer.

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Family Time Line

Ezekiel Cartwright
1724–
Tamer
1728–
Lemuel Cartwright
1750–1810
Winnifred Cartwright
1750–1811

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(2)

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(4)

World Events (6)

1776
Age 52
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 52
North Carolina is the 12th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion
Age 62
Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of carts, from Middle English cart(e) + wright ‘craftsman’ ( see Wright ). The surname is attested from the late 13th century, although the vocabulary word does not occur before the 15th century.

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

Possible Related Names

Gathright
Catrett
Cartright
Wright
Courtwright
Cutright
Courtright

Sources (1)

  • Ezckiel Cartwright, "United States Census, 1800"

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