John Peter Lemmon

Brief Life History of John Peter

When John Peter Lemmon was born on 29 August 1819, in Virginia, United States, his father, George Samuel Lemon, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Gilliland, was 27. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Mary Ellen Mackey. He died on 30 September 1881, in Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois, United States.

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John Peter Lemmon
Mary Ellen Mackey
Elizabeth Lemmon
Mary Ellen Lemmon
Roberta Lemmon
Clinton B. Lemmon
John Mackey Lemmon
Samuel Heagy Lemmon

Sources (6)

  • John Peter Lemmon, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John P Lemmon in entry for Clinton Brady Lemmon, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • John P Lemmon in entry for Samuel Heagy Lemmon, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Lemon .

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

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