Jesse Dean

31 January 1780–2 October 1867 (Age 87)
Granville, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jesse

Jesse Dean was born on 31 January 1780, in Granville, North Carolina, United States. He married Sarah Carnal on 20 July 1800, in Granville, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hopkins, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 October 1867, in Parker, Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Parker, Texas, United States.

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Jesse Dean
Nancy Dennison
Marriage: 11 October 1832
Asa Dean
Willis Dean
Sidney Dean
Matilda Dean
Thomas Ichabod Dean
Eliza Ann Dean

Spouse and Children

11 October 1832
Cumberland, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 9

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Age 23

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name from Middle English dene ‘valley’ (Old English denu), or a habitational name from any of several places in various parts of England named Dean, Deane, or Deen from this word. In Scotland this is a habitational name from Den in Aberdeenshire or Dean in Ayrshire.2 English: occupational name for the servant of a dean or nickname for someone thought to resemble a dean. A dean was an ecclesiastical official who was the head of a chapter of canons in a cathedral. The Middle English word deen is a borrowing of Old French d(e)ien, from Latin decanus (originally a leader of ten men, from decem ‘ten’), and thus is a cognate of Deacon .3 Irish: variant of Deane .

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

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Jesse "HOT" Dean from AR

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Sources (3)

  • Jesse Dean, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Jesse Dean, "United States Census, 1830"
  • John Dian, "United States Census, 1810"

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