John Terrell

1781–1848 (Age 67)
Chatham, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John

When John Terrell was born in 1781, in Chatham, North Carolina, United States, his father, Moses Terrell, was 24 and his mother, Nancy Ann Martin, was 21. He had at least 7 sons and 5 daughters with Elizabeth Graves. He lived in Amite, Mississippi, United States in 1850. He died in 1848, in Tahlequah District, Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Price Cemetery, Tahlequah, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Terrell
1781–1848
Elizabeth Graves
1788–1869
Thomas Terrell
1806–1841
Rebecca Terrell
1808–1868
Samuel Terrell
1809–1850
Moses Terrell
1812–1874
John Terrell
1816–1849
Elizabeth Terrell
1820–1851
Hiram Terrell
1824–1853
Nancy Terrell
1827–1859
Rachel Terrell
1828–1899
Elijah Terrell
1822–1865
Simon Terrell
1831–1858
Ellen Terrell
1835–1910

Spouse and Children

children

(12)

    Thomas Terrell

    Male1806–1841Male

    Rebecca Terrell

    Female1808–1868Female

    Samuel Terrell

    Male1809–1850Male

    Moses Terrell

    Male1812–1874Male

    John Terrell

    Male1816–1849Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

    Aaron Terrell

    Male1756–1814Male

    Daniel Terrell

    Male1756–Male

    Keziah Terrell

    Female1756–Female

    Richard Terrell

    Male1756–Male

    Hiram Terrell Sr.

    Male1777–1846Male

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 0

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.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 8

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 18

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Tyrrell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Terrell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Terrell - Published information: birth-name: John (Jack) Terrell
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Terrell - Individual or family possessions: death: after 1840;

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