John T. Dorman

14 November 1836–16 July 1907 (Age 70)
Cumberland, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John T.

When John T. Dorman was born on 14 November 1836, in Cumberland, North Carolina, United States, his father, Edwin Dorman, was 18 and his mother, Susannah Weeks, was 21. He married Tabitha Gregory in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Cumberland, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and Neills Creek Township, Harnett, North Carolina, United States in 1900. He died on 16 July 1907, in Harnett, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Benson, Johnston, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John T. Dorman
1836–1907
Tabitha Gregory
1836–1906
Marriage:
Julia A. Dorman
1859–1901
Susan E. Dorman
1865–1933
Edward Dorman
1867–1965
Lou F. Dorman
1868–
Ella Dorman
1870–1933
John C. Dorman
1874–
Joseph Tildon Dorman
1877–1949
Ellie Darman
1877–
Willie O Dorman
1880–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Edwin Dorman

    Male1818–1859Male

    Susannah Weeks

    Female1815–1880Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1836–1907Male

    Brinkley I. Dorman

    Male1837–Male

    John Dorman

    Male1839–Male

    James E. Dorman

    Male1841–Male

    Isaac B. Dorman

    Male1843–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 17

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 26

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old English personal name Dēormann, composed of Old English dēor ( see Dear ) + mann ‘man’. This surname became established in Ireland in the 17th century; sometimes it is found as a variant of Dornan .2 German (Dormann): occupational name for a doorkeeper or gatekeeper or topographic name for someone who lived by the gate of a town or city. Compare Dorer , Dorwart .3 Hungarian (Dormán): from the old secular personal name Dormán.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John T Dorman in household of Edwin Dorman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John T Darman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John T Dorman, "United States Census, 1880"

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