John Richmond Armstrong

22 September 1819–
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of John Richmond

When John Richmond Armstrong was born on 22 September 1819, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, his father, Leonard Armstrong, was 41 and his mother, Rebecca Riggs, was 25.

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Leonard Armstrong
Rebecca Riggs
Hannah Ann Armstrong
Amanda Armstrong
Philo Armstrong
Emeline Armstrong
Zelia Jane Armstrong
Nathaniel Early Armstrong
William F. Armstrong
John Richmond Armstrong
Clayton W. Armstrong
Harriet Rebecca Armstrong
Philomelia Skellinger Armstrong
Elizabeth Celina Armstrong
Frances Varnelia Armstrong
Amanda Marie Armstrong

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World Events (3)

1820 · Making States Equal
Age 1
The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable
Age 1
"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1881 · Hamilton County History
Age 62
History of Hamilton County Ohio, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches ~~~~~ Compiled by: Henry A. Ford, A. M. and Mrs. Kate B. Ford ~~~~~ L. A. Williams & Co. Publishers 1881

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

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

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