Spencer Bankston

14 February 1775–23 March 1852 (Age 77)
Rowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Spencer

When Spencer Bankston was born on 14 February 1775, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, his father, Daniel Bankston, was 42 and his mother, Rachel Williamson, was 42. He married Eunice McCoy in 1799, in Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hinds, Mississippi, United States in 1850. He died on 23 March 1852, at the age of 77, and was buried in Raymond Cemetery, Raymond, Hinds, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Spencer Bankston
1775–1852
Eunice McCoy
1781–1852
Marriage: 1799
Rebecca Bankston
1799–1876
R C Bankston
1812–
Rex Bankston
1814–
Reverend Spencer Runnell Bankston
1800–1876
Augustin H. Bankston
1801–1844
Nancy Bankston
1803–1855
Calvin Spencer Bankston
1805–1835
Adeline Bankston
1810–1870
Hillard J. Bankston
1814–1866
Bluford Green Bankston
1815–1876
Henry Gaines Bankston
1817–1879
Amanda M F Bankston
1820–1878
George W. Bankston
1824–1867

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1799
Georgia, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1733–1811Male

    Rachel Williamson

    Female1733–1836Female

siblings

(6)

    Rebecca Bankston

    Female1755–Female

    Fannie Bankston

    Female1756–Female

    Thomas Bankston

    Male1760–1848Male

    Abner Bankston

    Male1762–1844Male

    Isaac Bankston

    Male1765–1859Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1776

Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 1

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 24

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Bengtsson ( see Bengtson ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mississippi Census - Spencer Bankston - Age 79 - "United States Census, 1850" - Event Place: Hinds county, part of, Hinds, Mississippi, United States
  • Death - Spencer Bankston, "Find A Grave Index" - Event Place: Raymond, Hinds, Mississippi, United States of America - Cemetery: Raymond Cemetery
  • Census - Spenser Bankston in the 1830 United States Federal Census - Home in 1830: Hinds, Mississippi

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