James Hargrave

about 1751–about 1840 (Age 89)
Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of James

When James Hargrave was born about 1751, in Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Hartwell Hargrave, was 21 and his mother, Miriam Bailey, was 15. He married Sallie Eppes in October 1768, in Henrico, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died about 1840, in Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States, at the age of 89.

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James Hargrave
1751–1840
Sallie Eppes
–1853
Marriage: October 1768
Martha Elizabeth HARGRAVES
1790–1844
Hamlin Hargrave
1795–1855
Joanna B Hargrave
1794–1868
Isham Eppes Hargrave
1799–1855
John H Hargrave
1799–1850

Spouse and Children

    Male1751–1840Male

    Sallie Eppes

    Female–1853Female

MARRIAGE
October 1768
Henrico, Virginia, United States
children

(5)

    Martha Elizabeth HARGRAVES

    Female1790–1844Female

    Joanna B Hargrave

    Female1794–1868Female

    Hamlin Hargrave

    Male1795–1855Male

    Isham Eppes Hargrave

    Male1799–1855Male

    Male1799–1850Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 7

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1775

Age 24

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 25

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

English: habitational names from any of a number of places called Hargrave or Hargreave, of which there are examples in Cheshire, Northamptonshire, and Suffolk; all are named with Old English hār ‘gray’ or hara ‘hare’ + grāf ‘grove’ or græfe ‘thicket’.

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

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