Matthew Jacquelin Eggleston

from 1760 to 1770–27 September 1839 (Age 79)
Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Matthew Jacquelin

When Matthew Jacquelin Eggleston was born from 1760 to 1770, in Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Joseph Eggleston, was 49 and his mother, Judith Cary Segar, was 41. He married Ann Cary Eggleston in 1789, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hanover, Virginia, United States in 1820 and Powhatan, Virginia, United States in 1830. He died on 27 September 1839, in Leighton, Colbert, Alabama, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Colbert, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Matthew Jacquelin Eggleston
1760–1839
Ann Cary Eggleston
1771–1834
Marriage: 1789
Willaim Carlos Eggleston
1790–1825
Virginia Eggleston
1801–
Hugh Blair Eggleston
1803–
Judge Miles Cary Eggleston
1791–1851
George Peyton Eggleston
1793–
Everard Meade Eggleston
1795–1875
Samuel Overton Eggleston
1797–1874
Judith Elizabeth Cary Eggleston
1799–1870
Charles Dallas Eggleston
1815–1855
John Lucas Eggleston
1815–1867

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1789
Virginia, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1775

Age 15

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 16

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781

Age 21

The American Revolution ended with the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown Virginia.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in County Durham so called, or from Egglestone in North Yorkshire, both named in Old English as Egleston, probably from the Old English personal name Ecgel (unattested) + tūn ‘settlement’, ‘farmstead’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1820 Hanover, Virginia: Matthew J Eggleston, "United States Census"
  • 1830 Powhatan, Virginia: Matthew J Eggleston, "United States Census"
  • 1839 Colbert, Alabama Death: Matthew Jaquelin Eggleston, "Find A Grave Index"

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