Richard Ferrell Jr

1814–about 1884 (Age 70)
Logan, Virginia, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Ferrell Jr was born in 1814, in Logan, Virginia, United States, his father, Richard Ferrell, was 38 and his mother, Rebecca Romine, was 32. He married Letitia Ascue about 1835, in Cabell, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Logan, Logan, Virginia, United States in 1850 and West Virginia, United States in 1870. He died about 1884, at the age of 70, and was buried in Ferrell Cemetery, Mingo, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Ferrell Jr
1814–1884
Letitia Ascue
1820–1921
Marriage: about 1835
Michael A Ferrell
1851–1905
Lucreta Ferrell
1869–
Henry Ferrell
1852–1889
Rebecca Ferrell
1854–1940
Arminta Ferrell
1857–1910
Marque de Layfayette Ferrell
1858–1895
Richard Ferrell
1860–
Letitia Ferrell
1864–1956
George Ferrell
1865–1912
Mary Ferrell
1868–1890
Martha Ferrell
1868–1912

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1835
Cabell, West Virginia, United States
children

(11)

    Michael A Ferrell

    Male1851–1905Male

    Henry Ferrell

    Male1852–1889Male

    Rebecca Ferrell

    Female1854–1940Female

    Arminta Ferrell

    Female1857–1910Female

    Marque de Layfayette Ferrell

    Male1858–1895Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

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. 
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 10

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Farrell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Richd Ferrell in household of Richd Ferrell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Richd Ferrell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Richard Ferrell, "United States Census, 1870"

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