Jonas Simon

16 January 1824–5 April 1854 (Age 30)
Boardman, Mahoning, Ohio, United States

The Life of Jonas

When Jonas Simon was born on 16 January 1824, in Boardman, Mahoning, Ohio, United States, his father, Henrich Simon, was 27 and his mother, Anna Catherine Stemple, was 25. He died on 5 April 1854, in Bloom Township, Wood, Ohio, United States, at the age of 30.

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Henrich Simon
Anna Catherine Stemple
Israel Simon
Jonas Simon
Eva Maria Simon
Elias Simon
Abigail Simon
Joshua Simon
Carolus Simon

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World Events (5)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

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.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 6

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.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 12

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

A name from the Normans from the scriptural name Shimón (in English Simeon), which has been variously translated as "one who hears and grants a petition," "favourable hearing," "gracious hearing," and "hearing with acceptance," from "shama," to hear. A nickname is Sim. Sìm is a Gaelic form of Simon. Sims is a male name derived from Simon.

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Sources (3)

  • Lewis Simons in household of Henry Simons, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Junas Simon, "Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962"
  • Junas Simon, "Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962"

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