James Bernard Patterson

23 April 1823–2 October 1896 (Age 73)
Grayson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James Bernard

When James Bernard Patterson was born on 23 April 1823, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Patterson, was 42 and his mother, Rebecca Troutman, was 31. He married Parmelia Mattingly on 21 November 1847, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died on 2 October 1896, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Beaver Dam Cemetery, Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Bernard Patterson
1823–1896
Parmelia Mattingly
1824–1898
Marriage: 21 November 1847
Richard P Patterson
1848–1916
Mary E. Patterson
1849–
John Patterson
1851–1909
Rebecca Patterson
1854–1933
James Barnard Patterson
1856–1899
Nancy Ellen Patterson
1858–1911
Rachel A Patterson
1861–1889
Elizabeth Patterson
1863–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 November 1847
Grayson, Kentucky, United States
children

(8)

    Richard P Patterson

    Male1848–1916Male

    Mary E. Patterson

    Female1849–Female

    John Patterson

    Male1851–1909Male

    Rebecca Patterson

    Female1854–1933Female

    James Barnard Patterson

    Male1856–1899Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Patterson

    Male1780–1861Male

    Rebecca Troutman

    Female1791–1874Female

siblings

(15)

    Allen Patterson

    Male1760–Male

    Mary E Patterson

    Female1810–1849Female

    Michael Patterson

    Male1811–1884Male

    John Patterson

    Male1813–1841Male

    Rebecca "Mary" Patterson

    Female1815–1852Female

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 7

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1846

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Patterson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Patterson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Patterson, "United States Census, 1850"

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