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
Margaret Harmon
Marriage: 14 November 1797
Sarah Parker
Mary Parker
James Parker
Jane Parker
Thomas Parker
William Parker
William Parker
Mary Parker

Spouse and Children

14 November 1797
Greene, Tennessee, United States


    Sarah Parker


    Mary Parker


    James Parker


    Jane Parker


    Thomas Parker


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings





    Sarah Harmon


    Anna Harmon


    Mildred Harmon


+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.

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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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