Ford Tinsley Bronaugh

about 1826–about 1865 (Age 39)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Ford Tinsley

When Ford Tinsley Bronaugh was born about 1826, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Thomas Bronaugh, was 32 and his mother, Sharlot Tinsley, was 30. He died about 1865, at the age of 39.

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Thomas Bronaugh
Sharlot Tinsley
Jacynthia Bronaugh
Ford Tinsley Bronaugh
Maria Bronaugh
Martha Ann Bronaugh
William Newton Bronaugh
Sarah Jane Bronaugh
Lucy Emaline Bronaugh
James Thomas Bronaugh

Parents and Siblings


    Sharlot Tinsley




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World Events (6)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

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.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 4

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Branagh ( see Brannick ).2 Possibly an altered spelling of German Bronnach, Braunach, or Braunagel, occupational names for a nailsmith.

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

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