Joel L Randall

1835–
Alabama, United States

The Life of Joel L

When Joel L Randall was born in 1835, in Alabama, United States, his father, Joel B Randall, was 26 and his mother, Martha H. McReynolds, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Joel B Randall
1809–1862
Martha H. McReynolds
1809–1870
Robert D Randall
1834–1861
Joel L Randall
1835–
Austin Randall
1838–
Stephen Randall
1839–
James Randall
1842–1918
James Lawson Randall
1842–1918

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

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.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 14

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Randel, a diminutive of Rand with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -el.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Joel Randall in household of Martha Randall, "United States Census, 1850"

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