Jesse Dean

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

The Life Summary of Jesse

When Jesse Dean was born on 31 January 1780, in Granville, North Carolina, United States, his father, Richard Dean, was 24 and his mother, Frances Slaughter, was 24. He married Sarah Carnal on 20 July 1800, in Granville, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 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
Sarah Carnal
Marriage: 20 July 1800
Jesse David Dean Jr
Jesse Colin Dean
Levi Dean
William Dean
Margaret Dean
Elizabeth T. Dean
Joseph R Dean

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  • Marriage
    20 July 1800Granville, 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

    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 or Dene from this word.English: nickname or occupational name for the servant of a dean or nickname for someone thought to resemble a dean. A dean was an ecclesiastical official, the head of a chapter of canons or a church official with jurisdiction over a sub-division of an archdeaconry. Though no doubt some deans had illegitimate children, they were officially celibate, and in the main the surname is probably a nickname in origin, similar to Bishop , Prior , Priest , and Monk . The Middle English word deen, dien, dein, is a borrowing of Old French d(e)ien, doien from Latin decanus (originally a leader of ten men, from decem ‘ten’), and thus is a cognate of Deacon .English: from the Middle English personal name Deyne (or Dene) a rhyming pet form of Reynald (see Reginald ).

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

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    Jesse "HOT" Dean from AR

    esse Dean Posted 08 Apr 2007 by PThomas281 Jesse Deanof Hot Springs County, ArkansasThe following information found on web site on 5Feb2002. [HYPERLINK …

    Sources (19)

    • Jesse Dean, "United States Census, 1820"
    • Jesse Dean, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Jesse Dean, "United States Census, 1830"

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