John Bounds

1735–1810 (Age 75)
Somerset, Maryland, United States

The Life of John

When John Bounds was born in 1735, in Somerset, Maryland, United States, his father, James Bounds Sr., was 39 and his mother, Ann Dykes, was 35. He married Mary Allen about 1765, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He registered for military service in 1748. He died in 1810, in Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, United States.

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John Bounds
Mary Allen
Marriage: about 1765
James Bounds
Hannah Bounds
Jane Bounds
Martha Bounds
Jesse Bounds
Nancy Bounds
Hannah Bounds

Spouse and Children

about 1765
North Carolina, United States


+2 More Children

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+3 More Children

World Events (4)


Age 41

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 41

Maryland is the 7th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 59

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Bond .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Maryland, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1772-1890

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