John Vest

about 1790–
Campbell, Virginia, United States

The Life of John

When John Vest was born about 1790, in Campbell, Virginia, United States, his father, Thomas R Vest, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Cannifax, was 33.

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Thomas R Vest
1757–1801
Elizabeth Cannifax
1757–1811
Thomas Richard Vest
1780–1830
Henry Vest
1783–
John Vest
1790–
Sarah Vest
1792–
Chesley Lloyd Vest Sr
1784–1849
Nancy Vest
1786–1852
Elizabeth Vest
1793–1867
Joshua Vest
1798–

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World Events (3)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 1

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Fest .2 Probably an altered spelling of West .

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

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