Pinkney Alexander Blackwelder

29 January 1868–15 March 1941 (Age 73)
Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Pinkney Alexander

When Pinkney Alexander Blackwelder was born on 29 January 1868, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, his father, Allison James Blackwelder, was 36 and his mother, Henrietta Margaret Litaker, was 29. He married Ella Bone Page on 7 December 1890, in Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Township 12 Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Township 11 Central Cabarrus, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States for about 30 years. He died on 15 March 1941, in Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pinkney Alexander Blackwelder
1868–1941
Ella Bone Page
1868–1949
Marriage: 7 December 1890
Oscar Allison Blackwelder
1891–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 December 1890
Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Allison James Blackwelder

    Male1832–1912Male

    Henrietta Margaret Litaker

    Female1838–1892Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 9

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Partly translated form of German Schwarzwälder, denoting someone from the Black Forest (German Schwarzwald). The first element Black is a translation of German Schwarz (Old High German swarz), while the second element is a respelling of -wälder ‘forest dweller’ (from Old High German wald ‘forest’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Pink A Blackwelder, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Pink Blackwelder, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Pink A Blackwelder, "United States Census, 1920"

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