Margaret Whidden

18 January 1819–1846 (Age 26)
Tattnall, Georgia, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Whidden was born on 18 January 1819, in Tattnall, Georgia, United States, her father, James W Whidden, was 27 and her mother, Mary Altman, was 18. She married James North in 1837, in Ware, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She died in 1846, in Ware, Georgia, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Echols, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James North
1815–1884
Margaret Whidden
1819–1846
Marriage: 1837
Martha Isabelle North
1839–1902
Elizabeth North
1841–1883
Lucy Ann Mary North
1843–
Nancy North
1845–1917
Sarah North
1846–1899

Spouse and Children

    James North

    Male1815–1884Male

    Female1819–1846Female

MARRIAGE
1837
Ware, Georgia, United States
children

(5)

    Martha Isabelle North

    Female1839–1902Female

    Elizabeth North

    Female1841–1883Female

    Lucy Ann Mary North

    Female1843–Female

    Nancy North

    Female1845–1917Female

    Sarah North

    Female1846–1899Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (7)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1824

Age 5

Historical Boundaries: 1824: Ware, Georgia, United States
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 11

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.

Name Meaning

Variant of Whiddon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Miss. Whitten in entry for Nancy North Crews, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"
  • Whitton-Whiddon Bible
  • Margaret Ann in entry for Mary Ann North, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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