Rebecca Boaz

1 May 1824–
Maury, Tnns

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Boaz was born on 1 May 1824, her father, William Boaz, was 45 and her mother, Mariah Bullington, was 38. She married Alexander Tremble on 3 November 1860, in Maury City, Crockett, Tennessee, United States. She lived in Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1860.

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Alexander Tremble
Rebecca Boaz
Marriage: 3 November 1860

Spouse and Children

    Alexander Tremble



3 November 1860
Maury City, Crockett, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Boaz


    Mariah Bullington




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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 11

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 38

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Arabic: To be nimble, fleet; in strength; strength in the Lord

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Boaz in household of Allen Richardson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Rebecca Boze in household of Wm Boze, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rebecca S Boaz, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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