John Wesley Lemon

6 July 1844–14 August 1849 (Age 5)
Botetourt, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of John Wesley

When John Wesley Lemon was born on 6 July 1844, in Botetourt, Virginia, United States, his father, William Lemon, was 45 and his mother, Harriet Pitzer, was 40. He died on 14 August 1849, at the age of 5.

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Family Time Line

William Lemon
1799–1876
Harriet Pitzer
1803–1867
Andrew Lemon
1826–1853
infant Lemon
Elvria Jane Lemon
1828–1922
Mary Elizabeth Lemon
1830–1830
Sarah Ann Lemon
1835–1912
William Nelson Lemon
1836–1921
Susan Emeline Lemon
1839–1913
Marian Adelaide Lemon
1841–1904
John Wesley Lemon
1844–1849

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World Events (2)

1846
Age 2
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established
Age 3
Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.

Name Meaning

(1997: 4618;2007: 10520; 2010: 15140)English:nickname from Middle English lefman, lemman, leman ‘lover, sweetheart’. This is probably the chief source of the surname. There is no connection with the word denoting the citrus fruit (which is of Persian origin).

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

Possible Related Names

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