Rebecca Malcomb

10 March 1776–17 January 1855 (Age 78)
Jefferson, Indiana, United States

The Life of Rebecca

Rebecca Malcomb was born on 10 March 1776. She married William Whitsett on 23 October 1832, in Jennings, Indiana, United States. She died on 17 January 1855, in Jefferson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Deputy, Graham Township, Jefferson, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Whitsett
Rebecca Malcomb
Marriage: 23 October 1832

Spouse and Children

23 October 1832
Jennings, Indiana, United States

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 5

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 7

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 24

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Malcolm .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Malcomb, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"
  • Rebecca Malcomb, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"
  • Rebecca Malcomb, "Indiana, Marriages, 1780-1992"

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