Mary Ladd Majors

Female8 September 1784–before 1840

Brief Life History of Mary Ladd

When Mary Ladd Majors was born on 8 September 1784, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States, her father, Robert Howell Majors Sr, was 23 and her mother, Huldah Ladd, was 22. She married Joel H Goode about 1800, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died before 1840, in Madison, Alabama, United States.

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Joel H Goode
Mary Ladd Majors
Marriage: about 1800
Mahulda Ladd Goode
Dicie Goode
Susanna Goode
Cynthia M Goode
Richard Newton Goode
Robert Goode
Sarah G Goode
Ann W Goode
Noble Major Goode
Bertrand Lafayette Goode
Mary J Goode

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    Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1800North Carolina, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (15)

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    World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Age 2

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    1789 · Becomes 12th State

    Age 5

    On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 16

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Major , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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