Peter Satterfield

Brief Life History of Peter

When Peter Satterfield was born on 8 September 1796, in Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, his father, Jeremiah Satterfield, was 21 and his mother, Elizabeth Brashears, was 18. He married Hester Hettie Denton on 17 March 1824, in Dyer, Gibson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Johnson, Arkansas, United States in 1840 and Magazine Township, Yell, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. He died in November 1874, in Chickalah, Yell, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Chickalah, Yell, Arkansas, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Peter? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Peter Satterfield
Hester Hettie Denton
Marriage: 17 March 1824
Ellen D Satterfield
Bazzeal I. L. Satterfield
Infant Satterfield
Catherine Parlee Satterfield
William Columbus Satterfield
Emily Ann Satterfield
Jeremiah Satterfield
Peter Lycurgus Satterfield
James S Satterfield
Marcus Lafayette Satterfield

Sources (31)

  • Peter Satterfied, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Family Data Collection - Births
  • Peter Satterfield, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

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. 

Name Meaning

English: variant of Satterthwaite .

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.