Rebecca Dean

1843–Female
Georgia, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Dean was born in 1843, in Georgia, United States, her father, James Mattison Dean, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Jenkins, was 30. She lived in Franklin, Georgia, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

James Mattison Dean
1814–1891
Elizabeth Jenkins
1813–1862
Elizabeth Dean Randal
1834–
John Dean
1839–
Sarah Nancy Dean
1840–
Mary Dean
1841–
Louisa Rebecca Dean
1845–
Rhoda Dean
1846–
William O. Dean
1848–
Dean
1858–
Amanda Dean
1835–
Rebecca Dean
1843–
Emily Maria Dean
1845–1910
Reicda Dean
1846–
Robert Andrew Pinkney Dean
1851–1930
Vanadorah Elizabeth Dora Dean
1856–1930

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 18

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 32

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name from Middle English dene ‘valley’ (Old English denu), or a habitational name from any of several places in various parts of England named Dean, Deane, or Deen from this word. In Scotland this is a habitational name from Den in Aberdeenshire or Dean in Ayrshire.2 English: occupational name for the servant of a dean or nickname for someone thought to resemble a dean. A dean was an ecclesiastical official who was the head of a chapter of canons in a cathedral. The Middle English word deen is a borrowing of Old French d(e)ien, from Latin decanus (originally a leader of ten men, from decem ‘ten’), and thus is a cognate of Deacon .3 Irish: variant of Deane .

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

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  • Rebecca Dean in household of James M Dean, "United States Census, 1850"

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