Rebecca Meeks

Mississippi, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Meeks was born in 1835, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Silas Meeks I, was 42 and her mother, Phoebe Logsdon, was 39. She had at least 1 daughter. She lived in Tippah, Mississippi, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Silas Meeks I
Phoebe Logsdon
Nancy Meeks
Alexander R Meeks
Allen Meeks
Jane Meeks
Sam Meeks
E J Meeks
Jesse Littleton Meeks
Rebecca Meeks
Mary Meeks
May H Meeks
M F Meeks

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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.

Age 26

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
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: variant of Meek .

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

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  • Rebecca Meeks in household of Silas Meeks, "United States Census, 1850"

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