Margaret Harmon

1778–19 September 1859 (Age 81)
Augusta, Virginia, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Harmon was born in 1778, in Augusta, Virginia, United States, her father, Hans Peter Harmon Sr, was 46 and her mother, Margaret Choulyn, was 44. She married John Parker on 14 November 1797, in Greene, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 19 September 1859, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

John Parker
1773–1851
Margaret Harmon
1778–1859
Marriage: 14 November 1797
Sarah Parker
1805–
Mary Parker
1813–
James Parker
1814–
Jane Parker
1816–
Thomas Parker
1819–
William Parker
1822–
William Parker
1822–
Mary Parker
1825–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 November 1797
Greene, Tennessee, United States
children

(8)

    Sarah Parker

    Female1805–Female

    Mary Parker

    Female1813–Female

    James Parker

    Male1814–Male

    Jane Parker

    Female1816–Female

    Thomas Parker

    Male1819–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(30)

    Male1751–1838Male

    Male1753–1877Male

    Sarah Harmon

    Female1760–1805Female

    Anna Harmon

    Female1760–Female

    Mildred Harmon

    Female1760–Female

+25 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

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.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 18

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marg Hermon, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Margaret Hermon, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Margaret Harmon, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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