Malinda B. Edmonson

Clark, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Malinda B.

When Malinda B. Edmonson was born on 26 January 1828, in Clark, Kentucky, United States, her father, Rev. James Edmonson, was 42 and her mother, Sarah Sally Rupard Haggard, was 37. She married Robert Martin Elkin about 1848, in Clark, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Elliston, Madison, Kentucky, United States in 1870. She died before 1900, in Madison, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70.

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Malinda B. Edmonson
Robert Martin Elkin
Marriage: about 1848
William Frances Elkins
Anise Elkin

Spouse & Children

about 1848
Clark, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 2

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Age 22

Historical Boundaries - 1850: Madison, Kentucky, United States

Name Meaning

English: variant of Edmondson .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Malinda Elkin in household of Robt M Elkin, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Molinda Elken in household of Robert Elken, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Malinda Elkin in household of Robert M Elkin, "United States Census, 1860"

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