Martha Harloe

about 1723–
Chowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Martha

Martha Harloe was born about 1723, in Chowan, North Carolina, United States. She married Thomas Norcom III on 24 August 1744, in Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Thomas Norcom III
Martha Harloe
Marriage: 24 August 1744
Frederick Norcom

Spouse and Children

24 August 1744
Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America


    Frederick Norcom


World Events (6)


Age 53

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

Age 53

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

Age 63

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

German (Austria): a variant of Haarlos, a nickname for a person with little or no hair, from Middle High German hār ‘hair’ + lōs ‘free of’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Martha Norcom, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Martha Hasler, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • <Unknown>, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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