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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Family Time Line

Leonard Armstrong
1778–1871
Rebecca Riggs
1794–1871
Hannah Ann Armstrong
1812–1888
Amanda Armstrong
1816–
Philo Armstrong
1821–
Emeline Armstrong
1824–
Zelia Jane Armstrong
1814–1874
Nathaniel Early Armstrong
1816–1893
William F. Armstrong
1817–1882
John Richmond Armstrong
1819–
Clayton W. Armstrong
1821–
Harriet Rebecca Armstrong
1823–1902
Philomelia Skellinger Armstrong
1827–1908
Elizabeth Celina Armstrong
1829–1916
Frances Varnelia Armstrong
1833–1900
Amanda Marie Armstrong
1837–1916

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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.

Possible Related Names

Armstong
Brace
Lavery

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