Jeremiah Eccles Dargan

11 May 1809–4 August 1855 (Age 46)
Darlington, Darlington, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Jeremiah Eccles

When Jeremiah Eccles Dargan was born on 11 May 1809, in Darlington, Darlington, South Carolina, United States, his father, Timothy Dargan III, was 37 and his mother, Lydia Keith, was 26. He died on 4 August 1855, at the age of 46, and was buried in Darlington, Darlington, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Timothy Dargan III
1771–1839
Lydia Keith
1782–1849
Henrietta Lavina Dargan
1800–1845
George Washington Dargan
1802–1859
Timothy James Keith Dargan
1804–1854
Margaret Ann Dargan
1807–1844
Jeremiah Eccles Dargan
1809–1855
William Edwin Dargan
1811–1851
John Orr Beasley Dargan
1813–1882
Julius Alfred Dargan
1815–1861
Sidney Richard Furman Dargan
1817–
Mary Ann Harriet Dargan
1819–
Dr Theredore A Dargan MD
1822–1881
Charles A Dargan
1825–1861

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World Events (7)

1812
Age 3
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812
Age 3
Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1822 · Slave Rebellion
Age 13
"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deargáin ‘descendant of Deargán’, a byname from a diminutive of dearg ‘red’.

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

Possible Related Names

Dorgan

Sources (2)

  • Jeremiah E. Dargan, "Find A Grave Index"
  • The Timothy Dargan Family History compiled by E. Ervin Dargan

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