Travis Herrington

1799–Male
Anson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Travis

When Travis Herrington was born in 1799, in Anson, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Harrington, was 31 and his mother, Penelope Streater, was 27.

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Family Time Line

John Harrington
1768–1835
Penelope Streater
1772–1843
Benjamin Harrington
1792–1870
John Whitmel Harrington
1792–1862
Nelson Harrington
1815–1859
Warren Harington
1795–
Penelope Harrington
1795–1876
Anna Harrington
1796–
Elizabeth Ann Harrington
1796–
Mary Harrington
1797–
Anna Herrington
1798–
Travis Herrington
1799–
Benjamin Arrington
1802–
Mary Herrington
1802–
Samuel Harrington
1804–
Nancy Herrington
1806–
Benjamin Harrington
1809–
James Harrington
1815–1867
Nancy Harrington
1815–
Samuel Herrington
1816–
Thomas T. Harrington
1818–
James Harrington
1819–1883

Parents and Siblings

    John Harrington

    Male1768–1835Male

    Female1772–1843Female

siblings

(20)

+15 More Children

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 from Herrington in County Durham, possibly so named from an unattested Old English personal name Hȳra(from Old Enlish hȳra ‘servant’) + -ing- denoting association + denu ‘woodland’, ‘pasture’. 2. Possibly a variant of Harrington or a hypercorrected form of Errington .

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

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