Abigail Allen

1794–after 1870 (Age 76)
Anson, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Abigail

When Abigail Allen was born in 1794, in Anson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jonathan Allen 3rd, was 28 and her mother, Anna Edwards, was 29. She married Jesse W Caudle about 1809, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Wadesboro, Anson, North Carolina, United States in 1860. She died after 1870, in Lanesboro Township, Anson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Deep Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Peachland, Anson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse W Caudle
1791–1860
Abigail Allen
1794–1870
Marriage: about 1809
Lucy Caudle
1807–1904
Jesse W. Caudle
1825–1865
Allen Caudle
1815–
Alfred Caudle
1818–1894
Abigail Caudle
1823–
Penelope Caudle
1824–
Ambrose Leonidas Caudle Sr
1827–1891
Alvin Caudle
1828–
Absalom A Caudle
1831–1866
Genison D Caudle
1832–1863
William Marshall Caudle
1835–1899
Thomas Jefferson Caudle
1836–1904
Jonathan Caudle
1839–1850

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1809North Carolina, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 0
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1799 · Gold Nuggets Found
    Age 5
    "In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 25
    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

    (1997: 158845;2007: 349315; 2010: 482607)English and Scottish: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Alain, Alein (Old Breton Alan), from a Celtic personal name of great antiquity and obscurity. In England the personal name is now usually spelled Alan, the surname Allen; in Scotland the surname is more often Allan. From 1139 it was common in Scotland, where the surname also derives from Gaelic Ailéne, Ailín, from ail ‘rock’. The present-day frequency of the surname Allen in England and Ireland is partly accounted for by the popularity of the personal name among Breton followers of William the Conqueror, by whom it was imported first to Britain and then to Ireland. Saint Alan(us) was a 5th-century bishop of Quimper, who was a cult figure in medieval Brittany. Another Saint Al(l)an was a Cornish or Breton saint of the 6th century, to whom a church in Cornwall is dedicated.English: occasionally perhaps from the rare Middle English femaje personal name Aline (Old French Adaline, Aaline), a pet form of ancient Germanic names in Adal-, especially Adalheidis (see Allis ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Allenby
    Allin
    Allyn
    Alano
    Alan
    Allan
    Allinson
    Allain
    Alen
    Allis
    Alleyne
    Alling

    Sources (14)

    • Abigal Caudle in household of Jesse W Fifer, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Abigail in entry for John W. Maloon and Louisa P. Thissell, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Abigail Allen in entry for William Maloon, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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