Paulina Snowden

1819–12 June 1886 (Age 67)
Estill, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Paulina

When Paulina Snowden was born in 1819, in Estill, Kentucky, United States, her father, David Snowden Jr, was 33 and her mother, Margaret Peggy McGuire, was 24. She married Anthony Harrington Thomas on 1 March 1836, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Owsley, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Lee, Kentucky, United States in 1870. She died on 12 June 1886, in Saint Helens, Lee, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Saint Helens, Lee, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Harrington Thomas
1814–1888
Paulina Snowden
1819–1886
Marriage: 1 March 1836
David Snowden Thomas
1837–1880
Jesse Grant Thomas
1840–1863
Henry Huse Thomas
1842–1916
James McGuire Thomas
1844–1910
Anthony Harrington Thomas
1845–1929
Dr. Felix McGuire Thomas
1847–1918
Sebastian Cabbot Thomas
1849–
Margaret Thomas
1851–1852
William Thomas
1853–1918
Benjamin Thomas
1855–1937
Zacahria Thomas
1857–1934
Paulina Snowden Thomas
1860–1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 March 1836
Kentucky, United States
children

(12)

    David Snowden Thomas

    Male1837–1880Male

    Jesse Grant Thomas

    Male1840–1863Male

    Henry Huse Thomas

    Male1842–1916Male

    James McGuire Thomas

    Male1844–1910Male

    Anthony Harrington Thomas

    Male1845–1929Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · First Commercial Oil Well Opens

Age 0

In 1819, in McCreary County, Kentucky along Cumberland River was the site of the first commercial oil well.
1846

Age 27

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Snowden, a place in West Yorkshire named from Old English snāw ‘snow’ + dūn ‘hill’, i.e. a hill where snow lies long.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paulina Thomas in household of Anthony Thomas, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Perlinia Thomas in household of Anthony Thomas, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Paulina Thomas in household of Anthony Thomas, "United States Census, 1860"

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