Alexander Shingleton

1805–1837 (Age 32)
Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, United States

The Life of Alexander

When Alexander Shingleton was born in 1805, in Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, United States, his father, William E Shingleton, was 51 and his mother, Elizabeth Lavina Gray, was 49. He married Eliza Henderson about 1821. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He died in 1837, at the age of 32.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Shingleton
1805–1837
Eliza Henderson
1803–1863
Marriage: about 1821
Oliver P Shingleton
1822–1876
Leonard Coleman Shingleton
1825–1899
James Madison Shingleton
1827–1924
William Jasper Shingleton
1829–1854
Rev John Randolph Shingleton
1832–1919
George Washington Shingleton
1837–1899

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1821
children

(6)

    Oliver P Shingleton

    Male1822–1876Male

    Leonard Coleman Shingleton

    Male1825–1899Male

    James Madison Shingleton

    Male1827–1924Male

    William Jasper Shingleton

    Male1829–1854Male

    Rev John Randolph Shingleton

    Male1832–1919Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 7

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 14

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

English: probably a late medieval variant of Singleton .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Alexander in entry for John Shingleton and Amanda Locke, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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