Rebecca Ann Murphy

1829–about 1843 (Age 14)
Loudoun, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Rebecca Ann

When Rebecca Ann Murphy was born in 1829, in Loudoun, Virginia, United States, her father, Samuel Beatty Murphy, was 38 and her mother, Ann Bevans, was 37. She died about 1843, at the age of 14.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Beatty Murphy
1791–1853
Ann Bevans
1792–1872
Greenberry J. Murphy
1812–1878
Mary Murphy, George
1812–1863
Hugh Murphy
1814–
Washington Murphy
1816–
Lucinda Murphy, Anson
1820–
Alfred Stone Murphy
1825–1895
Rebecca Ann Murphy
1829–about 1843
Nancy P. Murphy, Spilker
1829–
Delilah Murphy
1830–1903

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 1
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail
Age 1
Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1830 · The Indian Removal Act
Age 1
In a negotiation with the southern Native American Tribes, Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which exchanged lands with the Native Tribes. The Act was supported mainly in the south, but the tribes showed resistance and ultimately were forcibly removed from their lands. The relocation of the tribes was later known as the Trail of Tears.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Aileen, Kieran, Brigid, Donal, Siobhan, Eamon, Aidan, Dermot, John Patrick, Declan.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha ‘descendant of Murchadh’, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + cath ‘battle’, i.e. ‘sea warrior’. This was an important family in Tyrone. For the surname with mac, see also McMurrough (Leinster).English: variant of Morphey (see Morphew ).

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

Possible Related Names

McMurrough
Morken
McMurphy
Murphrey
Morphis
Morphy
Murphey
Murphree
Morahan

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