Thomas Breeden

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Breeden was born on 2 February 1780, in Maryland, United States, his father, Joseph Breeden, was 29 and his mother, Susanna Stallings, was 25. He married Martha Everet on 10 February 1802, in Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 6 daughters. In 1850, at the age of 70, his occupation is listed as carpenter in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Breeden
1780–
Martha Everet
1788–
Marriage: 10 February 1802
Charles Breeden
1805–
Jane Elizar Breeden
1806–
Susan Ann Breeden
1807–1874
Everet Breeden
1809–1812
Thomas Octovas Breeden
1811–1872
Harriet Breeden
1814–
Joseph Hamilton Breeden
1817–1867
James Wilkerson Breeden
1819–1819
Martha Elvira Breeden
1820–
William Augustus Breeden
1822–1896
Mary Delita Breeden
1825–
John Alexander Breeden
1827–1900
Lloyd Fayette Breeden
1829–
Sterling D Breeden
1832–1832
Emily Melissa Breeden
1834–1876

Sources (6)

  • Thomas Breeden, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Tennessee, Grainger - Deed of Thomas Breeden to James Seamons, 1809
  • Tennessee, Grainger - Bill of Sale: Thomas Breeden to John F Jack, re: negro Ratcliff

World Events (8)

1781

In 1781, Maryland donated land to be used for part of Washington, D. C.

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

1812

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bredon in Worcestershire or from Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire, both of which are named from an unattested Celtic word brez ‘hill’ + the tautologous addition of Old English dūn ‘hill’.

English: variant of Braden 2 or 3.

Americanized form of German Breden .

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

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