Felix Dewberry

about 1804–before 1870 (Age 66)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Felix

When Felix Dewberry was born about 1804, in South Carolina, United States, his father, James Dewberry, was 31 and his mother, Mary Lowe, was 29. He married Rachel Warren about 1826, in Monroe, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Blount, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died before 1870, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Felix Dewberry
1804–1870
Rachel Warren
1800–1885
Marriage: about 1826
Temperance Dewberry
1829–1903
William Harris Dewberry
1841–
Martha Jane Dewberry
1832–1864
Alexander S. Dewberry
1833–
Mary Elizabeth Dewberry
1836–1860
Joseph S. Dewberry
1839–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1826
Monroe, Tennessee, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    James Dewberry

    Male1773–1804Male

    Mary Lowe

    Female1775–Female

siblings

(3)

    Giles Dewberry

    Male1800–Male

    Arthur Dewberry

    Male1802–Male

    Male1804–1870Male

World Events (8)

1804

Age 0

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 0

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 18

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Dewberry Hill in Radcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire, which is of uncertain origin.2 Probably an Americanized spelling of French Dubarry, a topographic name from Anglo-Norman French barri ‘rampart’; later it denoted a suburb outside the walls of a medieval city ( see Barry ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Felix Denberry, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Felix Dewberry, "United States Census, 1860"

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