Martin Partin

1796–
Accomack, Virginia, United States

The Life of Martin

When Martin Partin was born in 1796, in Accomack, Virginia, United States, his father, James Partin, was 35 and his mother, Rebecca Bozarth, was 29. He married Sophia Merritt in 1816, in Garrard, Clay, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Martin Partin
1796–
Sophia Merritt
1794–1850
Marriage: 1816
John Partin
1818–1907
Sophia Ellen Partin
1834–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1816
Garrard, Clay, Kentucky, United States
children

(2)

    John Partin

    Male1818–1907Male

    Sophia Ellen Partin

    Female1834–1908Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 4

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.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 16

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 34

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Parton .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Marten Parten, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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