Abijah Williamson

about 1803–
Ohio, Virginia, United States

The Life of Abijah

When Abijah Williamson was born about 1803, in Ohio, Virginia, United States, his father, Moses I Williamson, was 19 and his mother, Hannah Linn, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Moses I Williamson
1784–1883
Hannah Linn
1781–
Eleazer Williamson
1802–
Abijah Williamson
1803–
Henry J. Williamson
1805–
Lydia Williamson
1823–
Rebecca Williamson
1825–
Moses Williamson
1827–
Stephen Williamson
1831–
Elizabeth Williamson
1833–
Moses Williamson Jr.
1808–1883
Isaac Williamson
1809–1887
Thomas Williamson
1812–1857
Annanias Williamson
1814–

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World Events (3)

1803

Age 0

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 0

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 9

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.

Name Meaning

Northern English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from William .

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

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