Agnes Lorraine

24 March 1829–8 November 1902 (Age 73)

The Life of Agnes

When Agnes Lorraine was born on 24 March 1829, in Scotland, Saint Helena, her father, Walter Lorraine, was 19 and her mother, Margaret Byers, was 22. She married John Clark about 1847. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Election Precinct 10 Rockwood, Franklin, Alabama, United States in 1880 and Election Precinct 1 Hamilton, Marion, Alabama, United States in 1900. She died on 8 November 1902, in Hamilton, Marion, Alabama, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Hamilton, Marion, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

William C Bacon
Agnes Lorraine
Marriage: 10 September 1857
Walter Lorraine Bacon
Ida M. Bacon
William Wallace Bacon Jr
Francis N. Bacon
James Clarence Bacon
Agnes Bacon
Charles E. Bacon

Spouse and Children

10 September 1857
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Walter Lorraine


    Margaret Byers







    Jane Lorraine


    Mary Lorraine


    Margaret Lorrain


+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 1

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 21

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

English and French: regional name from the border region of Lorraine in northeastern France, so called from the Germanic tribal name Lotharingi ‘people of Lothar’ (a personal name composed of the elements hlod ‘famous’, ‘renowned’ + hari, heri ‘army’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Agnes Bareon, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Agnes Bacon, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Agness Bacon in household of W C Bacon, "United States Census, 1870"

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