Theron Stark

10 July 1809–26 September 1831 (Age 22)
East Lemon, Lemon Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Theron

When Theron Stark was born on 10 July 1809, in East Lemon, Lemon Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Oliver B Stark, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Dixon, was 16. He died on 26 September 1831, in United States, at the age of 22.

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Family Time Line

Oliver B Stark
1783–1862
Elizabeth Dixon
1792–1866
Theron Stark
1809–1831
William Hallstead Stark
1811–1896
Marshal Stark
1813–1882
Harmon Stark
1815–1840
Mary Effie Stark
1817–1894
Mary Stark
1818–
Henry Stark
1820–1860
Phebe Stark
1822–1903
Samantha Stark
1824–
James Stark
1826–1917
Sarah M. Stark
1828–1833
Otis N. Stark
1831–1907
Nathan Draper Stark
1832–1909
A. Griffin Stark
1836–1837
Martha Stark
1837–
Nehemiah Stark
1838–1912

Parents and Siblings

    Oliver B Stark

    Male1783–1862Male

    Female1792–1866Female

siblings

(16)

    Male1809–1831Male

    William Hallstead Stark

    Male1811–1896Male

    Male1813–1882Male

    Male1815–1840Male

    Mary Effie Stark

    Female1817–1894Female

+11 More Children

World Events (3)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 3

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 3

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: from Middle English stark ‘firm’, ‘unyielding’, hence a nickname for a stern, determined, or physically strong person.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a strong, bold person, from Middle High German stark(e), German stark ‘strong’, ‘brave’.

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

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