Richard Welborn

1764–10 January 1848 (Age 84)
Granville, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Welborn was born in 1764, in Granville, North Carolina, United States, his father, Edward S Wilbourn, was 36 and his mother, Mary Sinclair, was 42. He married Susanna Roberts on 9 March 1791, in Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 10 January 1848, in Surry, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Richard Welborn
1764–1848
Susanna Roberts
1775–1861
Marriage: 9 March 1791
Thomas G Welborn
1793–1848
Robert Welborn
1795–1871
Temperence Welborn
1810–
Righter Welborn
1798–
Mary Welborn
1799–1880
Nancy Jane Welborn
1800–1863
Lucinda Welborn
1810–
Susannah Welborn
1812–1865
Elliott Welborn
1824–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 March 1791
Surry, North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Robert Wilbourn

    Male1752–Male

    Elizabeth Wilbourn

    Female1755–1806Female

    John Wilbourn

    Male1755–1819Male

    Thomas Wilbourn

    Male1755–1817Male

    Susannah Wilbourn

    Female1757–1819Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 12

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 12

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 22

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Welborne in Norfolk, Welbourn in Lincolnshire, or Welburn in North Yorkshire, all named with Old English wella ‘spring’ + burna ‘stream’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Richard Wilbourn, "United States Census, 1790"
  • Richard Willbern, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Richard Welborn, "United States Census, 1840"

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