Edward W Sullivan

1813–before 1867 (Age 54)
Smith, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Edward W

When Edward W Sullivan was born in 1813, in Smith, Henderson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Wiley Sullivan, was 31 and his mother, Nancy White, was 26. He married Delila Cannon in 1853, in Overton, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died before 1867, in Overton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Edward W Sullivan
1813–before 1867
Catherine Sullivan
Wily Sullivan
William B. Sullivan
Gustavus Sullivan
Nancy Sullivan
Gustin Sullivan

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+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 6
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. 
1820 · Making States Equal
Age 7
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.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 17
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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Donal, James Patrick, Michael Patrick, Aileen, Brigid, Paddy, Siobhan, John Patrick, Kevin Patrick, Parnell.Irish (Cork and Kerry): shortened form of O'Sullivan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Sullivan in household of Nancy Sullivan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • E W Sullivan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Edward W Sullivan - Government record: male

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