Andrew J. Kirkpatrick

about 1832–27 August 1890 (Age 58)
Wayne, Missouri, United States

The Life of Andrew J.

When Andrew J. Kirkpatrick was born about 1832, in Wayne, Missouri, United States, his father, James Andrew Kirkpatrick Sr, was 28 and his mother, Mary Kennell, was 30. He married Margaret Kirkpatrick on 28 June 1854, in Scott, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 27 August 1890, in Wayne, Missouri, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in New Prospect Cemetery, Silva, Wayne, Missouri, United States.

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Andrew J. Kirkpatrick
Sarah Emily Love Dupree
Marriage: 22 February 1879
Joseph Kirkpatrick
Ada Zerilda Kirkpatrick
Louisa Viola Kirkpatrick
Minerva Judith Kirkpatrick
Joseph Andrew Reave Kirkpatrick
Melissa Elizabeth Kirkpatrick

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22 February 1879
Wayne, Missouri, United States


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World Events (7)

1832 · The Black Hawk War

Age 0

Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
1834 · Zion's Camp

Age 2

Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.

Age 28

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Scottish and North Irish: habitational name from any of various places so called from the dedication of their church ( see Kirk ) to St. Patrick. The order of the elements is the result of Gaelic influence.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew Kirkpatrick, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Andrew J Kirkpatrick in household of James Kirkpatrick, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andrew J Kirkpatrick in household of James Kirkpatrick, "United States Census, 1850"

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