Prudence Barron

1770–November 1810 (Age 40)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Prudence

When Prudence Barron was born in 1770, her father, Captain William Barron, was 30 and her mother, Prudence Davis, was 28. She married John Smith about 1793, in Putnam, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died in November 1810, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

John Smith
Prudence Barron
Marriage: about 1793
Basil Smith
Sarah Sally Smith
William W Smith
James Smith
Prudence Smith
Nancy Smith
Joseph Smith
John Jonathon Smith
Nathan Smith
Prudence Smith

Spouse and Children

about 1793
Putnam, Georgia, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Captain William Barron


    Prudence Davis




World Events (8)


Age 6

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

Age 7

Historical Boundaries 1777: Wilkes, Georgia, United States
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 11

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

Scottish, northern English, and Irish:1. status name from Middle English barron ( see Baron ). A baron in Scotland was a member of a class of minor landowners who had a certain degree of jurisdiction over the local populace living in his barony. 2. of Norman origin: from an Old French personal name Baro (oblique case Baron) ( see Baron ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Prudence Barren, "Georgia, Headright and Bounty Land Records, 1783-1909"
  • Prudence Smith (born Barron), 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage

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