Ephraim R. Runyon

about 1791–24 November 1860 (Age 69)
Woodbridge Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Ephraim R.

When Ephraim R. Runyon was born about 1791, in Woodbridge Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, his father, John Runyon Jr. Esq., was 24 and his mother, Christiana Stelle, was 15. He married Ann, Runyon, Piatt (Pyatt) on 16 January 1822, in Middlesex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Piscataway, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. He died on 24 November 1860, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim R. Runyon
1791–1860
Ann, Runyon, Piatt (Pyatt)
1794–
Marriage: 16 January 1822
Sarah Ann Runyon
1809–
John Runyan
1813–1814
Isaac Stelle Runyon
1822–1896
Betsey P. Runyon
1827–1852
Christiana Runyan
1831–1834
John Runyon
1843–1844

Spouse and Children

    Male1791–1860Male

    Ann, Runyon, Piatt (Pyatt)

    Female1794–Female

MARRIAGE
16 January 1822
Middlesex, New Jersey, United States
children

(6)

    Sarah Ann Runyon

    Female1809–Female

    John Runyan

    Male1813–1814Male

    Isaac Stelle Runyon

    Male1822–1896Male

    Betsey P. Runyon

    Female1827–1852Female

    Christiana Runyan

    Female1831–1834Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Runyon Jr. Esq.

    Male1767–1818Male

    Female1776–1848Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1791

Age 0

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · Founding of Paterson

Age 0

The Society for Establishing Useful Manufactures (S.U.M.) was the first large business corporation in the United States. The organization was granted a charter by Governor William Paterson on November 22, 1791. The newly formed town was named Paterson, in honor of the governor.
1812

Age 21

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Rúnaidhin, from a diminutive of the personal name Ruanaidh ( see Rooney ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ephraim Runyon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Ephraim R Runyon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ephraim Runyon, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

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