Prudence Steed

Female1789–1791

Brief Life History of Prudence

When Prudence Steed was born in 1789, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Moses Steed, was 41 and her mother, Eula Jane Sanders, was 34. She died in 1791, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Moses Steed
1748–1837
Eula Jane Sanders
1755–1810
Samuel C Steed
1775–1826
Prudence Steed
1775–
Hilkiah Steed
1780–1830
Mary Steed
1776–1777
Mark Steed
1782–1839
William Steed
1782–1860
Lucinda Steed
1786–1840
Nancy Steed
1788–1878
Prudence Steed
1789–1791
Son Steed
1790–1843
Rebecca Steed
1792–1850
Moses Steed Jr.
1794–1840

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World Events (3)

1789

Age 0

George Washington elected first president of United States.

1789 · The United States Constitution

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Originally comprising seven articles, the United States Constitution is the backbone of the law in the Nation. The first three articles talk about the separation of powers, dividing the government into three branches: the legislative, the executive, and the judicial. Articles Four, Five and Six describe the what each state governments have rights to do, how the states and the federal government should act in their relationship, and how the constitutional amendments are shared between all states. The Seventh Article explains and establishes the procedure used by the thirteen States to ratify it. It is regarded as the oldest written and codified national constitution in force. Since the Constitution came into force in 1789, it has been amended 27 times, including an amendment to repeal a previous one.

1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 0

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Name Meaning

English:

from Middle English sted(e) ‘horse, stallion’ (Old English steda), perhaps used as a nickname for a strong or lusty man or for someone who worked with horses. Compare Steadman .

variant of Stead .

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

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