Mannington Gossett

6 September 1804–
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mannington

When Mannington Gossett was born on 6 September 1804, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, Major Gossett, was 36 and his mother, Anna Tolleson, was 25. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Catherine Raulerson. He lived in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1870.

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Mannington Gossett
Catherine Raulerson
Matthias Gossett
Major Franklin Gossett
Mary Louise Gossett

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 18

"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 31

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

English and French: from a pet form of Gosse .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mnningtree Gosset, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Manning Gossette, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Marrington Gossett, "United States Census, 1860"

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