Hiram B. Philips

1835–27 October 1930 (Age 95)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Hiram B.

When Hiram B. Philips was born in 1835, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Reuben Phillips, was 21 and his mother, Lavinia Runnion, was 21. He married Mary A. Deaver on 19 October 1857, in Madison, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Mars Hill, Madison, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Flat Creek, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1930. He died on 27 October 1930, in Madison, Rockingham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Mars Hill, Madison, North Carolina, United States.

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Hiram B. Philips
Mary A. Deaver
Marriage: 19 October 1857
Liza Jane Phillips
Hiram Manon Phillips
Fidella Phillips
Fidilla Silas Phillips
Deaver Phillips
Eugene Phillips
Stephen Phillips
James Franklin Phillips

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  • Marriage
    19 October 1857Madison, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    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.
    1853 · First State Fair
    Age 18
    The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
    1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island
    Age 27
    On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, North German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America, this surname has also absorbed cognates from other languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz , and Slovenian Filipič (see Filip ). Compare Phillips .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Hirram Phillips, "United States Census, 1860"
    • H B Phillips in entry for F S Phillips and Louisia Lunsford, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Harm B. Phillipps, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

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