Emitt Smith Jenkins

1802–
Madison, Virginia, United States

The Life of Emitt Smith

When Emitt Smith Jenkins was born in 1802, in Madison, Virginia, United States, his father, Abraham M Jenkins, was 32 and his mother, Nancy Weakley, was 28. He married Nancy Smith on 20 March 1832, in Madison, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Rappahannock, Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Piedmont Magisterial District, Rappahannock, Virginia, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Emitt Smith Jenkins
1802–
Nancy Smith
1810–
Marriage: 20 March 1832
Joel Joseph Jenkins
1837–
George Washington Jenkins
1838–
Eliza Ann Jenkins
1841–
Silas Bruce Jenkins
1844–
William Jefferson Jenkins
1849–
John Alfred Jenkins
1853–
Sarah Elizabeth Jenkins
1853–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 March 1832
Madison, Virginia, United States
children

(7)

    Joel Joseph Jenkins

    Male1837–Male

    George Washington Jenkins

    Male1838–Male

    Eliza Ann Jenkins

    Female1841–Female

    Silas Bruce Jenkins

    Male1844–Male

    William Jefferson Jenkins

    Male1849–Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 10

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 34

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Smith Jenkins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Smith Jenkins, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Smith Jenkens, "United States Census, 1860"

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