Paul Ferguson

about 1808–about 1842 (Age 34)
Butler, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Paul

When Paul Ferguson was born about 1808, his father, Kinder Ferguson, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ann Robbins, was 33. He married Mahala Gilstrap on 26 May 1828, in Butler, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He died about 1842, in Butler, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

Paul Ferguson
1808–1842
Mahala Gilstrap
1816–1884
Marriage: 26 May 1828
Elizabeth Ann Ferguson
1829–1900
Nicey G. Ferguson
about 1838–1910
Sarah Elizabeth Jane Ferguson
1830–1884
John Enos Ferguson
1833–1901
Mary Adeline Ferguson
1834–1893
Finetta M. Ferguson
1836–
Martha Emily Ferguson
1839–1908

Spouse and Children

Children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (7)

1808
Age 0
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810
Age 2
Butler county was formed on 18 January 1810 from portions of Logan and Ohio Counties. It was the 53rd county organized in Kentucky, and was named for General Richard Butler (1743-1791) a Revolutionary War soldier from Pennsylvania. General Butler was killed by Indians in the defeat of St. Clair.
1818 · Jackson Purchase
Age 10
The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

Name Meaning

(1997: 51167;2007: 107561; 2010: 146426)Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fergus ‘son of Fearghus’ (see Fergus ) by substituting -son for mac-.

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

Possible Related Names

Fargason
Fergus
Furgason
Fergerson
Fergeson
Fogerson
Fergason
Fergusson
Furgerson
Furgeson

Sources (7)

  • Paul Ferguson, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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