John Henry Lumpkin

13 June 1812–10 July 1860 (Age 48)
Lexington, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States

The Life of John Henry

When John Henry Lumpkin was born on 13 June 1812, in Lexington, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States, his father, George Lumpkin, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Matilda Pope, was 24. He married Martha Antionette McComb on 4 February 1836, in Baldwin, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Floyd Springs, Floyd, Georgia, United States in 1850. In 1850, at the age of 48, his occupation is listed as farmer in Georgia, United States. He died on 10 July 1860, in Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Lumpkin
Mary Jane Crutchfield
Marriage: 5 May 1840
Samuel B. Lumpkin
Mary Madeline Lumpkin
Thomas C. Lumpkin
Sallie Pope Lumpkin

Spouse and Children


    Mary Jane Crutchfield


5 May 1840
McMinn, Tennessee, United States



    Mary Madeline Lumpkin



    Sallie Pope Lumpkin


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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 7

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 8

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.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 13

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Lamb 1 and 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John M Lumphin, "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860"
  • John H Lumpkin, "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 "
  • John H Lumpkin, "United States Census, 1860"

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