John Littleton Ingram

9 September 1757–16 September 1829 (Age 72)
Fairfield, South Carolina, United States

The Life of John Littleton

When John Littleton Ingram was born on 9 September 1757, in Fairfield, South Carolina, United States, his father, Benjamin John Ingram, was 23 and his mother, Polly Tillman, was 23. He married Ruth White on 9 July 1778, in Union, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lula, Hall, Georgia, United States in 1799 and Wahoo Church, Lumpkin, Georgia, United States in 1827. He died on 16 September 1829, in Hall, Georgia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States.

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John Littleton Ingram
Ruth White
Marriage: 9 July 1778
John Ingram Jr.
Nancy Ingram
Isaac Harmon Ingram
Tilman Ingram
Elizabeth Ingram
John Little Ingram
Harmon Lemuel Ingram
Martin Ingram
Mary Ann Ingram

Spouse and Children

9 July 1778
Union, South Carolina, United States


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World Events (6)


Age 19

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 19

Georgia is the 4th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 37

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: from a common Norman personal name, Ingram, of Germanic origin, composed of the elements Ing (the name of a Germanic god) + hraban ‘raven’.

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

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Private Soldier in American Revolution

According to membership application by James Robert Ingram into Texas Society of the Sons of the American Revolution: John Ingram was a private soldier in Captain John Putman's Company, Col. Thomas B …

Sources (3)

  • John Ingram, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Ingram - birth-name: John Ingram
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Ingram - Published information: Family genealogies: death: 18 December 1758;

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