James Armstrong

about 1795–1860 (Age 65)
Blount, Alabama, United States

The Life of James

When James Armstrong was born about 1795, his father, William Armstrong, was 30 and his mother, Jane Little, was 26. He died in 1860, in Blount, Alabama, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

William Armstrong
1765–1819
Jane Little
1769–1847
James Armstrong
1785–1860
James Armstrong
1795–1860
Thomas William Armstrong
1795–1880
Thomas Armstrong
1798–1870
Sarah Armstrong
1801–
Jesse Benjamin Armstrong
1803–1863
Nancy Armstrong
1804–1860
Mary Armstrong
1805–
Nancy Armstrong
1810–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    James Armstrong

    Male1785–1860Male

    Male1795–1860Male

    Thomas William Armstrong

    Male1795–1880Male

    Male1798–1870Male

    Sarah Armstrong

    Female1801–Female

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

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.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 24

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. 

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

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