John O. Maples

about 1834–19 September 1848 (Age 14)
Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of John O.

When John O. Maples was born about 1834, in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Maples, was 37 and his mother, Charlotte Broughton, was 28. He died on 19 September 1848, in his hometown, at the age of 14.

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Thomas Maples
Charlotte Broughton
Mary L. Maples
John O. Maples
W. C. Maples
Mariah E. Maples
Dorothy Mitchell Maples
Edward B Maples
Naomi Canty Maples

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World Events (3)

1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail
Age 1
On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.
1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 2
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
Age 12
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived beside maple trees, from Middle English mapel, plural mapeles (see Maple ).variant of Maple , with post-medieval excrescent -s.English:

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

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