Lewis Barfield

1799–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lewis

When Lewis Barfield was born in 1799, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Lewis Barfield, was 32 and his mother, Katherine McCulloh, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Barfield
1767–1854
Katherine McCulloh
1775–1852
James Barfield
1792–
Laetitia Barfield
1795–1882
Jesse Barfield
1798–
Henry M Barfield
1798–1883
Lewis Barfield
1799–
Alfred B. Barfield
1801–1880
Mary Barfield
1803–1860
Thomas Castallaw Barfield
1805–1890
Sarah Barfield
1808–
John Pugh Wilson Barfield
1811–
Nancy Barfield
1814–

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World Events (3)

1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 0

"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."
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 4

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name, probably from Bardfield in Essex, which is named with an unattested Old English byrde ‘(river) bank’, ‘border’ + feld ‘open land’. The name is still most common in northern Essex. 2. topographic name for someone who lived in an area where barley was cultivated, from Middle English berefeld.

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

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