Deborah Van Gorder

1795–30 November 1829 (Age 34)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Deborah Van

When Deborah Van Gorder was born in 1795, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jacob Van Gorder Sr., was 34 and her mother, Margaret Beamer, was 32. She married David Morrison about 1813, in Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 30 November 1829, in Fayette City, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Bloomingburg, Fayette, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Morrison
1790–1866
Deborah Van Gorder
1795–1829
Marriage: about 1813
MARGARET MORRISON
1814–1906
Elizabeth Morrison
1815–
James Perry Morrison
1817–1888
Jacob F Morrison
1821–1856
Rachael Scott Morrison
1824–1910
Deborah Morrison
1825–1908
David Morrison
1828–1909

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1813
Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

    MARGARET MORRISON

    Female1814–1906Female

    Elizabeth Morrison

    Female1815–Female

    James Perry Morrison

    Male1817–1888Male

    Jacob F Morrison

    Male1821–1856Male

    Rachael Scott Morrison

    Female1824–1910Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Van Gorder Sr.

    Male1761–1836Male

    Margaret Beamer

    Female1763–1827Female

siblings

(7)

    Mary Van Gorder

    Female1785–1862Female

    Christena Van Gorder

    Female1789–1863Female

    Elizabeth Van Gorder

    Female1791–1880Female

    Sarah Van Gorder

    Female1795–1851Female

    Female1795–1829Female

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

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.
1803

Age 8

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1808

Age 13

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

German (Görder): variant of Gärtner ( see Gartner ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Deborah Van Gorder Morrison, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Deborah Van Gorder - Family genealogies: birth-name: Deborah Van Gorder

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