Ireland

about 1820–about 1820
Henry, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Ireland

When Ireland was born about 1820, in Henry, Kentucky, United States, her father, Samuel Ireland, was 41 and her mother, Nancy Foster Bartlett, was 36. She died about 1820, in her hometown, at the age of 0.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Ireland
1779–1860
Nancy Foster Bartlett
1784–1828
John W. Ireland
1805–
Ireland
1807–1807
James B Ireland
1809–1840
Ireland
1810–1810
Susan Ireland
1813–
Nancy Ireland
1814–1890
Martha E. Ireland
1817–1839
William Ireland
1818–
Ireland
1820–1820
Thomas Chilton Ireland
1823–1906
Madison B Ireland
1824–
Wickliffe Ireland
1826–

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World Events (2)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 0

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: ethnic name for someone from Ireland, Old English Īraland. The country gets its name from the genitive case of Old English Īras ‘Irishmen’ + land ‘land’. The stem Īr- is taken from the Celtic name for Ireland, Èriu, earlier Everiu. The surname is especially common in Liverpool, England, which has a large Irish population.

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

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