Robert Hemphill

1792–1830 (Age 38)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Robert

Robert Hemphill was born in 1792, in North Carolina, United States. He married Mary Queen on 15 November 1812. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died before 1830, in Haywood, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

Robert Hemphill
1792–1830
Mary Queen
1792–1850
Marriage: 15 November 1812
Joseph Hemphill
1813–1859
Olive Virginia Hemphill
1817–
Hemphill
1820–
William Nulin Hemphill
1835–1864
Hanna E. Hemphill
1823–1876

Spouse and Children

    Male1792–1830Male

    Mary Queen

    Female1792–1850Female

MARRIAGE
15 November 1812
children

(5)

    Male1813–1859Male

    Female1817–Female

    Hemphill

    Female1820–Female

    Hanna E. Hemphill

    Female1823–1876Female

    William Nulin Hemphill

    Male1835–1864Male

World Events (7)

1792 · Capital City Moved

Age 0

New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1803

Age 11

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish, originally Scottish: habitational name from a place near Galston in Ayrshire, apparently so named from Old English henep ‘hemp’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Henphill, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Robert Hemphill, "North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Robert Hemphill - Government record: birth-name: Robert Hemphill

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