Andrew J. Pirtle

1827–1893 (Age 66)
Rockingham, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Andrew J.

When Andrew J. Pirtle was born in 1827, in Rockingham, North Carolina, United States, his father, Elijah Pirkle, was 43 and his mother, Mary Polly Larkin, was 36. He married Claricy Jackson on 23 August 1850, in Rockingham, North Carolina, United States. He died in 1893, in Hall, Georgia, United States, at the age of 66.

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Andrew J. Pirtle
Claricy Jackson
Marriage: 23 August 1850

Spouse and Children

23 August 1850
Rockingham, North Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Rebecca Pirtle




    Elijah Pirkle


World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 3

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

Age 19

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Birkle .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew J Pirkle in household of Elijah Pirkle, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andy Pirtle in entry for Charles Pirtle, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • Andrew J Pertle, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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