George Longmire Cabaniss

19 November 1792–9 July 1865 (Age 72)
, Lunenburg, Virginia

The Life of George Longmire

When George Longmire Cabaniss was born on 19 November 1792, his father, John Cabaniss, was 50 and his mother, Elizabeth Longmire, was 45. He married Catharine Jane Waggoner on 17 April 1815, in Barren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Todd, Kentucky, United States in 1850 and Magisterial District 1, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died on 9 July 1865, in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Longmire Cabaniss
1792–1865
Catharine Jane Waggoner
1795–1861
Marriage: 17 April 1815
Elizabeth Longmire Cabiness
1816–
Lucy Ann Cabiness
1818–
G Cabaniss
America Bell Cabaniss
1820–
Theresa Jane Cabiness
1821–
Mary Louisa Cabaniss
1824–1866
John Cabiness
1828–
Edwin Wing Cabaniss
1831–1905
Richard Bapter Cabaniss
1831–
Virginia Cabiness
1836–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 April 1815
Barren, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

    Elizabeth Longmire Cabiness

    Female1816–Female

    Lucy Ann Cabiness

    Female1818–Female

    America Bell Cabaniss

    Female1820–Female

    Theresa Jane Cabiness

    Female1821–Female

    Mary Louisa Cabaniss

    Female1824–1866Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1796 · Wilderness Road Opens to Wagons

Age 4

In 1796, the Wilderness Road opened up for wagon use. The route was used by colonial and early settlers to reach Kentucky from the East. It started in Virginia, and went southward to Tennessee and then went north to Kentucky. The main danger of this route was Native American attacks.
1812

Age 20

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Southern French: variant spelling of Cabanis, a habitational name from any of various places in Gard named Cabanis, from Late Latin capannis ‘at the huts’, ablative plural of capanna ‘hut’ ( see Caban ). This name was established in North American in the 18th century, probably by Huguenots .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • G L Cavenis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George S Cabaness, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George L Cabaniss, "United States Census, 1840"

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