Thomas Runion

about 1774–from 1860 to 1870 (Age 86)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Runion was born about 1774, in North Carolina, United States, his father, John Runyon, was 22 and his mother, Susannah Stanton, was 22. He married Parthenia Grinder about 1815. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Lewis, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died from 1860 to 1870, at the age of 96.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Runion
1774–1870
Parthenia Grinder
1798–1861
Marriage: about 1815
John Dudley Runions
1817–1870
Daughter Runions
1821–
Dorothy Sarah Runions
1847–
Mary Runions
1851–
Baby Girl Runions
1820–
Frances Runyons
1822–1870
Elizabeth Runions
1822–
Susannah Runion
1833–1883
Barbara Runions
1835–1907
Nancy Jane Runions
1844–1880
Thomas Kingston Runions
1850–1909
Joseph Runions
1854–1910
James P Runions ( Runyan)
1857–
William Abner Runions ( Runyan)
1860–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1815
  • Children

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1776
    Age 2
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 2
    North Carolina is the 12th state.
    1799 · Gold Nuggets Found
    Age 25
    "In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 1013;2007: 2252; 2010: 3154)Altered form of Runyon 1, a surname of French origin.Possibly also Irish: variant of Runyon 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Runions
    Runyon

    Sources (2)

    • Thomas Runyan, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Thomas Runnions, "United States Census, 1860"

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