Seaborn Smith Canada

14 February 1826–20 February 1891 (Age 65)
Livingston, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Seaborn Smith

When Seaborn Smith Canada was born on 14 February 1826, in Livingston, Kentucky, United States, his father, David Canada, was 25 and his mother, Cynthia Grimes, was 20. He married Martha Ellen Vaughan on 16 November 1853, in Crittenden, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Crittenden, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 20 February 1891, in Repton, Crittenden, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Crittenden, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seaborn Smith Canada
1826–1891
Martha Ellen Vaughan
1836–1893
Marriage: 16 November 1853
Sarah Ann Canada
1854–1908
William Ephriam Canada
1856–1930
Mary Frances Canada
1857–1959
Nancy Caroline Canada
1860–1931
James F Canada
1863–1931
Lucinda Ellen Canada
1865–1960
Susan Catherine Canada
1867–1946
Canada
1869–
Lura Belle Canada
1870–1940
Laura Elizabeth Canada
1873–1972
Flora Jane Canada
1875–1940
Joseph M. Canada
1876–1939
John B. Canada
1879–1884
Bassett L. Canada
1881–1884

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 November 1853
Crittenden, Kentucky, United States
children

(14)

    Female1854–1908Female

    William Ephriam Canada

    Male1856–1930Male

    Female1857–1959Female

    Nancy Caroline Canada

    Female1860–1931Female

    James F Canada

    Male1863–1931Male

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Male1826–1891Male

    Male1828–1877Male

    Martha Jane Canada

    Female1831–Female

    Samuel W. Canada

    Male1835–Male

    William T Canada

    Male1839–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

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.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 4

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1846

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

1 Spanish (Cañada): topographic name from cañada ‘glen’, ‘valley’.2 Possibly also French, from a derivative of Old French chanée, a term denoting a type of elongated pitcher, from Latin canna ‘reed’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • S S Canada, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Seaborn Canady, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Seaborn Canada, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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