Rebecca Hendren

about 1830–26 August 1925 (Age 95)
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Hendren was born about 1830, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jabez Hendren, was 25 and her mother, Nancy Combs, was 23. She married William S. Pool on 19 January 1869, in Alexander, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Ellendale, Alexander, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Gwaltneys Township, Alexander, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 August 1925, at the age of 95, and was buried in Moravian Falls, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William S. Pool
1807–1882
Rebecca Hendren
1830–1925
Marriage: 19 January 1869
John Jabez Pool
1870–1956
Elizie Edward Pool
1875–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 January 1869
Alexander, North Carolina, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1805–1888Male

    Nancy Combs

    Female1807–1888Female

siblings

(6)

    Female1830–1925Female

    Male1832–1870Male

    Charlotte Elizabeth Hendren

    Female1834–1920Female

    Edward Bunyon Hendren

    Male1836–1909Male

    Jabez E Hendren

    Male1841–1863Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

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.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 0

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 32

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Hendron .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Pool in household of Edard E Pool, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rebecca Hendon in household of Jabos Hendon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Rebecca Pool in household of Eliza E Pool, "United States Census, 1920"

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