John Valentine

5 April 1805–10 June 1891 (Age 86)
District 4 Creagerstown, Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of John

When John Valentine was born on 5 April 1805, in District 4 Creagerstown, Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Johannes Valentine, was 44 and his mother, Anna Margaret Ott, was 37. He married Anna Lavinia Harbaugh on 28 January 1837, in Graceham, Frederick, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Creagerstown, Frederick, Maryland, United States in 1850. He died on 10 June 1891, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

John Valentine
1805–1891
Anna Lavinia Harbaugh
1810–1863
Marriage: 28 January 1837
Josephine Maryann Valentine
1839–
Susanna Elisabeth Valentine
1840–1840
Margaret Ann Eliza Valentine
1841–
Andrew Jackson Valentine
1845–1929
John F. Valentine
1849–1909

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 January 1837
Graceham, Frederick, Maryland, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Valentine

    Male1761–1844Male

    Anna Margaret Ott

    Female1767–1828Female

siblings

(11)

    Male1788–1841Male

    Valentine

    Male1789–1800Male

    Daniel Valentine

    Male1791–1839Male

    David Valentine

    Male1793–1880Male

    Catharine Valentine

    Female1797–1880Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 7

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 25

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

A name derived from St. Valentine, from Latin "Valentinus," of or belonging to Valentia, one of the ancient names of Rome. It is also derived from towns in Spain, Italy, and Sardinia, and the name of a goddess worshipped at Ocriculum in Italy, or from "valens," meaning mighty or strong. A nickname is Val. Vallantina is a female name derived from Valentine.

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Sources (3)

  • John Valentine, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Valentine in entry for Margaret Ann Eliza Valentine, "Maryland, Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"
  • John Valentine in entry for Susanna Elisabeth Valentine, "Maryland, Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"

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