Ebenezar Pettigrew Verner

29 September 1815–27 June 1891 (Age 75)
Old Pickens, Oconee, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Ebenezar Pettigrew

When Ebenezar Pettigrew Verner was born on 29 September 1815, in Old Pickens, Oconee, South Carolina, United States, his father, John Varner Jr, was 52 and his mother, Rebecca Dickey, was 41. He married Emily Clementine Singleton Foster on 19 December 1843, in Walhalla, Oconee, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Center Township, Oconee, South Carolina, United States in 1870 and Seneca, Oconee, South Carolina, United States in 1880. He died on 27 June 1891, in Oconee, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Oconee, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezar Pettigrew Verner
1815–1891
Emily Clementine Singleton Foster
1827–1912
Marriage: 19 December 1843
Mary Evelyn Verner
1845–1912
Jennie Verner
1854–
Nancy Verner
1856–
Dianna Verner
1858–
Luke Walter Verner
1859–1935
Sarah Verner
1860–
Mary Verner
1862–
William Henry Verner
1846–1900
John Samuel Verner
1849–1912
Robert Singleton Verner
1851–1940
David Pettegrew Verner
1854–1904
Edward Ebenezer Verner
1856–1944
Martha Rebecca “Mattie” Verner
1861–1945
Charles Bell Verner
1866–1937
Clara Vinnia Verner
1868–1952
Emily Pettigrew Verner
1869–1967

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 December 1843
Walhalla, Oconee, South Carolina, United States
children

(16)

    Mary Evelyn Verner

    Female1845–1912Female

    William Henry Verner

    Male1846–1900Male

    Male1849–1912Male

    Male1851–1940Male

    Jennie Verner

    Female1854–Female

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Nancy Verner

    Female1794–1798Female

    Jane Elizabeth Varner

    Female1796–1886Female

    John Augustus Varner

    Male1799–1899Male

    Charles Julius Varner

    Male1801–1855Male

    David G. Varner

    Male1804–1896Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 7

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 20

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.

Name Meaning

1 Czech or other Slavic respelling of German Werner .2 Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably a variant of Warner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • E P Verner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ebenezer P Verner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • E P Verner, "United States Census, 1860"

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