Caroline West

15 April 1802–17 July 1865 (Age 63)
Bourbon, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Caroline

When Caroline West was born on 15 April 1802, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, her father, Simeon West, was 38 and her mother, Elizabeth Hopkins, was 41. She had at least 5 sons and 7 daughters with Thomas Stewart. She lived in Rush, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Rushville Township, Rush, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 17 July 1865, in Rushville, Rush, Indiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Rushville Township, Rush, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Stewart
1796–1862
Caroline West
1802–1865
William L. Stewart
1823–1873
Caroline Stewart
1833–
James Harvey Stewart
1825–1881
Simeon H Stewart
1826–1893
Nancy Ann Stewart
1827–1910
Elizabeth M Stewart
1828–1832
Mary Stewart
1829–1831
Cynthia E Stewart
1834–1884
John Stewart
1835–1892
Emily M. Stewart
1836–1905
Harrison Stewart
1840–1921
Sarah E. Stewart
1842–

Spouse and Children

children

(12)

    William L. Stewart

    Male1823–1873Male

    James Harvey Stewart

    Male1825–1881Male

    Simeon H Stewart

    Male1826–1893Male

    Nancy Ann Stewart

    Female1827–1910Female

    Elizabeth M Stewart

    Female1828–1832Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 10

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 17

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

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Caroline Stewart in household of Thomas Stewart, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Caroline Stewart in household of Thomas Stewart, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Caroline Stewart, "Find A Grave Index"

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