Jacob Vuncannon

about 1775–about 1859 (Age 84)
Randolph, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Vuncannon was born about 1775, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, his father, Johann Peter Voncannon, was 53 and his mother, Katrina VonStaa, was 49. He married Sarah Sallie Williams in 1800, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He died about 1859, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Vuncannon
1775–1859
Sarah Sallie Williams
1780–1831
Marriage: 1800
Martin Vuncannon
1804–1872
Shadrack Voncannon
1807–1848
Mary Polly Voncannon
1808–1870
Rachel Von Cannon
1808–1880
Nancy C Vuncannon
1808–1879
John Riley Vuncannon
1818–1880
Edmond Vuncannon
1826–1863
Elijah VonCannon
1813–1891
Daniel Vuncannon
1815–1892
Elisabeth Voncannon
1820–1903
Jane Vuncannon
1822–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1800
Randolph, North Carolina, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 1

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 24

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

Probably an American altered form of Irish Concannon . This name occurs predominantly in NC. Compare Voncannon , Fincannon .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Various Information on Voncannons- Fincannons- Vuncannons, etc.

Not sure of the origin of this research- found among my '"stack" of history pages collected for years. -- Tamara Stevenson PREFACE [to unknown book] The staff of the Randolph Room at the Asheboro P …

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Vuncannon, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Jacob Vuncannon, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Jacob Vancannon, "United States Census, 1810"

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