James Welch

about 1813–
Virginia, United States

The Life of James

James Welch was born about 1813, in Virginia, United States. He married Naomi on 16 March 1834, in Iredell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Franklin Township, Owen, Indiana, United States in 1850.

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James Welch
1813–
Naomi
1813–
Marriage: 16 March 1834
William Alexander Welch
1835–
Thomas M. Welch
1838–
John T. Welch
1841–
James P. Welch
1843–
George W. Welch
1847–
Lewis C. Welch
1852–
Mary J. Welch
1854–
Mary S. Welch
1850–1854

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 March 1834
Iredell, North Carolina, United States
children

(8)

    William Alexander Welch

    Male1835–Male

    Thomas M. Welch

    Male1838–Male

    John T. Welch

    Male1841–Male

    James P. Welch

    Male1843–Male

    George W. Welch

    Male1847–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1816

Age 3

Indiana is the 19th state.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 11

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 31

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .2 German: variant of Welk .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • James Welch, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Welch - Government record: Census record: birth-name: James Welch

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