Philip Raleigh

1823–Male
Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Philip

When Philip Raleigh was born in 1823, in Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, United States, his father, James Enoch Raleigh, was 28 and his mother, Anne Lynch, was 28.

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Family Time Line

James Enoch Raleigh
1795–1853
Anne Lynch
1795–1860
Martha Raleigh
1818–1910
William Raleigh
1820–1900
Rachel Raleigh
1828–1891
Elizabeth Raleigh
1832–
Aggie Raleigh
1839–
Mary Ann Raleigh
1821–1844
Philip Raleigh
1823–
Jacob Raleigh
1827–1900
Joseph Raleigh
1831–1917
John Raleigh
1834–1921
Nancy Ann Raleigh
1835–
Charlotte Raleigh
1837–

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World Events (3)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 7

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 7

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Raleigh in Devon, recorded in Domesday Book as Radeleia, from Old English rēad ‘red’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

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