Philadelphia D. Gaines

Female31 May 1806–10 January 1891

Brief Life History of Philadelphia D.

When Philadelphia D. Gaines was born on 31 May 1806, in Anderson, Pendleton, South Carolina, United States, her father, James J Gaines, was 22 and her mother, Nancy Arnold, was 17. She married William G Mullinnix in 1823. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Tippah, Mississippi, United States in 1860 and Township 3 Central, Pickens, South Carolina, United States in 1870. She died on 10 January 1891, in Central, Pickens, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Central, Pickens, South Carolina, United States.

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William G Mullinnix
Philadelphia D. Gaines
Marriage: 1823
James L. Mullinnix
John Henley Mullinax
Marinda Catherine Mullinnix
Nancy Elizabeth Mullinnix
William Clark Mullinnix
Thomas P. Mullinnix
Emanuel K. Mullinnix
Francis Marion Mullinnix
Jasper Mullinnix
Sarah Margaret Mullinnix
Mary Ella Mullinnix

Sources (8)

  • Philadelphia Mullinix, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Philadelphia D. Gaines - Published information: birth: 31 May 1806; Pendleton, South Carolina, United States
  • Philadelphia D. Mullinnix, "Find A Grave Index"

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.


    Age 11

    Mississippi is the 20th state.

    1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed

    Age 23

    In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of Gain , with post-medieval excrescent -s. In North America, this surname has also assimilated several surnames of Welsh origin, such as Gainous , derived from Gurganus .

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

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