William Breading

30 November 1791–21 January 1817 (Age 25)
Little Britain, Little Britain Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William

When William Breading was born on 30 November 1791, in Little Britain, Little Britain Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Nathaniel Breading, was 40 and his mother, Mary Ann "Polly" Ewing, was 24. He died on 21 January 1817, in Redstone, Jefferson Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Redstone, Jefferson Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Nathaniel Breading
Mary Ann "Polly" Ewing
George Breading
Mary Ann Breading
James Breading
William Breading
Sarah Breading
Harriet Breading
Caroline Margaret Breading
Elizabeth Breading

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World Events (5)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 9

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 12

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

North German: probably a patronymic form of a now-lost Germanic personal name, or a topographic name from Low German brēde ‘open field’. Compare Breiting .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Breading, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • William Breading, "Find A Grave Index"
  • William Breading, Breading Family, Redstone, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

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