Barbara Wedeman

28 July 1795–1870 (Age 74)
Newberry, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Barbara

When Barbara Wedeman was born on 28 July 1795, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States, her father, Peter Wedeman, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Kinard, was 28. She married Peter Walden in November 1818, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Benton, Alabama, United States in 1850. She died in 1870, in Calhoun, Alabama, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Hokes Bluff First Baptist Church Cemetery, Hokes Bluff, Etowah, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Walden
Barbara Wedeman
Marriage: November 1818
Alfred Walden
Christopher C Walden
Peter G Walden
Rachel Walden
Henry Walden
Elizabeth Walden
Newton Walden
James Milton Walden
Hamilton Garmany Jernigan Walden
Allen Boozer Walden

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    November 1818South Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 5
    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.
    Age 8
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 24
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Weidemann ‘huntsman’.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Barbra Waldon in household of Christopher C Waldon, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Barbara Walden in household of Peter Walden, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Barbara Wedeman - Published information: birth: 28 July 1795; South Carolina, United States

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