Moses Shrum

Brief Life History of Moses

When Moses Shrum was born in 1809, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Shrum, was 39 and his mother, Susan Totherow, was 32. He married Mary Parsons in 1823, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Tracy City, Grundy, Tennessee, United States in 1920. He died in 1850, in Salem, Washington Township, Washington, Indiana, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Moses Shrum
1809–1850
Mary Parsons
1805–1885
Marriage: 1823
Mary Ann Shrum
1825–1908
Martha Shrum
1828–1910
Elizabeth Shrum
1832–
John Moses Shrum
1833–1913
Catherine Schrum
1837–
William Andrew Shrum
1840–1886
Nicholas Jonah Shrum
1841–1921
Moses John Shrum
1842–1922
Nancy J shrum
1844–1890
Sarah Shrum
1845–
Mary Jane Shrum
1846–1923
Susan Taylor Shrum
1848–1921

Sources (3)

  • Moses Shrum with wife Mary and 8 children in the 1850 United States Federal Census
  • Mose Shrum in entry for Mose J. Shrum, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • Mose Shrum in entry for Mose J. Shrum, "Tennessee Death Records, 1914-1955"

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World Events (8)

1814

Historical Boundaries: 1814: Harrison, Indiana Territory, United States 1814: Washington, Indiana Territory, United States 1816: Washington, Indiana, United States

1816

Indiana is the 19th state.

1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schramm and Schrum .

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

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