Jacob BREEDEN

1785–
Calvert, Maryland, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob BREEDEN was born in 1785, in Calvert, Maryland, United States, his father, James Joseph Breeden, was 27 and his mother, Susanna Stallings, was 27.

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James Joseph Breeden
1758–1807
Susanna Stallings
1758–1803
Mark Breeden
1776–1832
Joseph Breeden
1776–1840
Susannah Breeden
1789–
Nancy Breeden
1793–
Thomas Breeden
1780–
Elizabeth Breeden
1784–1820
Jacob BREEDEN
1785–
Richard Breeden
1791–1864
Richard Poole Breeden
1795–1879

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World Events (3)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 2

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 3

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Bredon in Worcestershire or from Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire, both of which are named from an unattested Celtic word brez ‘hill’ + the tautologous addition of Old English dūn.2 Americanized form of German Breden .

Possible Related Names

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

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