Margaret Phillips

1839–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Phillips was born in 1839, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Robert Malcolm Phillips SR, was 38 and her mother, Nancy McNabb, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Robert Malcolm Phillips SR
1801–1884
Nancy McNabb
1796–1881
Elizabeth Lize Phillips
1824–
John M Phillips
1825–1908
Evelyn Phillips
1826–
Julia Phillips
1837–1850
James Hobeck Phillips
1828–1900
George Wesley Phillips
1831–1922
Robert Cunningham Phillips
1833–1916
William Jack Phillips
1836–1914
Margaret Phillips
1839–
Myra Phillips
1841–1926
Martin Phillips
1844–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Elizabeth Lize Phillips

    Female1824–Female

    John M Phillips

    Male1825–1908Male

    Evelyn Phillips

    Female1826–Female

    James Hobeck Phillips

    Male1828–1900Male

    Male1831–1922Male

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 7

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Margaret Philips in household of Robt Philips, "United States Census, 1850"

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