Phoebe Puckett

1809–1880 (Age 71)
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Phoebe

When Phoebe Puckett was born in 1809, in Russell, Virginia, United States, her father, George Washington Puckett, was 46 and her mother, Lucy Jane Matthews, was 36. She married Anderson Tignor about 1830, in United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 6 daughters. She died in 1880, in Hancock, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Anderson Tignor
1806–
Phoebe Puckett
1809–1880
Marriage: about 1830
Elizabeth J Tignor
1831–
John H TIGNER
1834–
John Henry Tignor
1835–1889
Leroy A Tignor
1835–
Martha A Tignor
1838–
Mary C Tignor
1838–
Elihu Tignor
1840–
Major E Tignor
1842–
Noah Tignor
1844–
David Jesse TIGNOR
1845–1927
Eliza Emeline Tignor
1848–1914
Eliza C TIGNER
1849–
Josiah S Tignor
1850–
Sarah Tignor
1853–
Isaac Rufus Tignor
1854–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1830United States
  • Children

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · Monumental Church Built
    Age 3
    The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 21
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (Dorset): variant of Pockett, from Middle English poket, pouket, a borrowing of Anglo-Norman French po(u)quet, Old French pochet ‘small sack, bag, or pouch’, perhaps given to a maker of such articles.

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

    Sources (4)

    • Phebe Tignor, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Phebe Teegner in household of Anderson Teegner, "United States Census, 1860"

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