Tempy Patterson

1788–
Orange, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Tempy

When Tempy Patterson was born in 1788, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, her father, Mark Patterson, was 44 and her mother, Amelia "Milly" Barbee, was 49.

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Family Time Line

Mark Patterson
1744–1809
Amelia "Milly" Barbee
1739–1809
Elizabeth Jane Tarver Patterson
1762–1821
Frances Patterson
1770–1838
Penelope Patterson
1775–
Wiley Patterson
1775–1852
Betsy Patterson
1776–
Mary Polly Patterson
1778–1862
Joseph Patterson
1780–
John Tapley Patterson
1781–
Mark Patterson
1783–
Tempy Patterson
1788–

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World Events (3)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 0

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1789

Age 1

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 1

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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