Rebecca Gore

about 1819–1895 (Age 76)
Lincoln, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Gore was born about 1819, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, her father, Amos Gore, was 21 and her mother, Mary Ann Couser, was 17. She married William Price on 9 January 1840, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Lincoln, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1850. She died in 1895, in Mulberry, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

William Price
Rebecca Gore
Marriage: 9 January 1840
Mary B. Price

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 January 1840Lincoln, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 0
    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. 
    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 16
    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.
    Age 27
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English gor(e), gar(e) ‘triangular piece of land’ (Old English gāra, a derivative of gār ‘spear’, with reference to the triangular shape of a spearhead), a topographic name for someone living by a triangular field, or a habitational name from any of various places, for example Gore Court in Tunstall (Kent) and Gore Farm in Hannington (Wiltshire), named from this word.French: from Old French gore ‘sow’ (a word of allegedly imitative origin, reflecting the grunting of the animal), applied as a metonymic occupational name for a swineherd or as an unflattering nickname.French: probably also from a pet form of a vernacular form of the personal name Grégoire (see Gregory ).

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Rebecca Price in household of William Price, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Rebinah (Unknown) Gore, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"

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