James Lakin

1771–1804 (Age 33)
Montgomery, Maryland, United States

The Life of James

When James Lakin was born in 1771, in Montgomery, Maryland, United States, his father, Benjamin J. Lakin, was 32 and his mother, Rachel Fee, was 32. He married Sarah White on 8 June 1797, in Mason, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1804, in Clermont, Ohio, United States, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

James Lakin
1771–1804
Sarah White
1771–1811
Marriage: 8 June 1797
Joseph Lakin
1797–1880
Levi Lakin
1800–1859
Nancy Lakin
1802–1880
Thomas Lakin
1804–1869

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 June 1797
Mason, Kentucky, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

    Elizabeth Lakin

    Female1760–1762Female

    William Lakin

    Male1761–Male

    Elizabeth Lakin

    Female1762–Female

    Male1763–1835Male

    John Lakin

    Male1765–1801Male

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 5

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1776: Montgomery, Maryland, United States
1781

Age 10

In 1781, Maryland donated land to be used for part of Washington, D. C.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Jewish Leykin (from Belarus), a metronymic from Leyke, a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Leye, from the Hebrew female personal name Lea, from which English Leah is derived (see Genesis 29: 16) + the Slavic possessive suffix -in.2 English: from a medieval personal name, a diminutive of Lawrence . Compare Law 1 and Larkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Lakin, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • James Lakin, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"
  • James Lakin, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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