Ellender Langley

1836–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Ellender

When Ellender Langley was born in 1836, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Alfred A. Langley, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Sharp, was 25. She lived in Red River Township, Van Buren, Arkansas, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Alfred A. Langley
1811–1890
Elizabeth Sharp
1811–1860
William Langley
1834–1850
Ellender Langley
1836–
John Langley
1838–
Elizabeth M. Langley
1840–1860
Eliza Langley
1841–
Louisa J. Langley
1842–1881
James Knox Polk Langley
1844–1923
Mary Catherine Langley
1846–1926
Harriett Langley
1850–

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 0

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 10

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 31

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English lang ‘long’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘glade’; or a topographic name with the same meaning. 2. English: from the Old Norse female personal name Langlíf, composed of the elements lang ‘long’ + líf ‘life’. 3. Americanized spelling of French Langlais .

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

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  • Ellender Langley in household of Alfred A Langley, "United States Census, 1850"

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