William Phillips

18 May 1800–14 September 1868 (Age 68)
Stokes, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Phillips was born on 18 May 1800, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States, his father, Richard Phillips, was 30 and his mother, Juliana Strub, was 28. He married Esther Vickery on 19 December 1829, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Guilford, Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1860. He died on 14 September 1868, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

William Phillips
1800–1868
Esther Vickery
1809–1875
Marriage: 19 December 1829
Sarah Ann Elisabeth Philips
1830–1879
Adelia Phillips
1852–
Lewis R. Phillips
1831–1882
Luzena Phillips
1832–1834
Matilda Caroline Philips
1833–1885
William Newton Phillips
1835–1837
Martha H Phillips
1837–1862
Luarcha Phillips
1839–1924
Richard H. Philips
1840–1909
Jesse Philips
1841–1931
Julia Agusta Philips
1844–
Susan J. Philips
1846–
Frances Delilah Philips
1847–
Julian Armfield Phillips
1849–1902
Ada Louise Phillips
1851–1936

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1829Guilford, North Carolina, United States
  • Children

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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1803
    Age 3
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1804 · Walton War
    Age 4
    The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 19
    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. 

    Name Meaning

    English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America, this surname has also absorbed cognates from other languages (see Philips ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Phillipps
    Philipps
    Philip
    Phelps

    Story Highlight

    Life History Notes

    William was a Shoemaker in the 1850 Census in Greensboro, NC.

    Sources (7)

    • Wm Phillips, "United States Census, 1860"
    • William Phillips, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Phillips in entry for Ada Louise Callis, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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