Jared R Snowden

8 April 1824–19 August 1896 (Age 72)
Wilcox, Alabama, United States

The Life of Jared R

When Jared R Snowden was born on 8 April 1824, in Wilcox, Alabama, United States, his father, James Snowden, was 32 and his mother, Mary Margaret Thames, was 21. He married Emily Parson in 1852, in Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Mississippi, United States in 1870 and Beat 1, Newton, Mississippi, United States in 1880. He died on 19 August 1896, in Hickory, Newton, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Newton, Newton, Mississippi, United States.

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Jared R Snowden
Emily Parson
Marriage: 1852
James Dematrus Snowden
James Pinkney Snowden
Mary Elizabeth Snowden
Joseph T Snowden
William Leondus Snowden
Thomas Jefferson Snowden
Lucretia Jane Snowden
Emily Ann Snowden
Emma Francis Snowden

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Mississippi, United States


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World Events (8)

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.
1826 · Tuscaloosa Becomes Capital

Age 2

In 1826, the capital of Alabama moved from Cahaba to Tuscaloosa. 

Age 22

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Snowden, a place in West Yorkshire named from Old English snāw ‘snow’ + dūn ‘hill’, i.e. a hill where snow lies long.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jarad Snaden in household of James Mc Quin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jared Snowden, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jerod Snowden, "United States Census, 1870"

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