Charlotte Rector

1829–
Fauquier, Virginia, United States

The Life of Charlotte

When Charlotte Rector was born in 1829, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, her father, James Vincent Rector, was 47 and her mother, Artemisia Maria Bowie, was 45.

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French Strother
1831–
Charlotte Rector
1829–

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(19)

    Catherine Ann Rector

    Female1809–1855Female

    John H Rector

    Male1811–Male

    John A Rector

    Male1811–1920Male

    Catharine Ann "Kitty Ann" Rector

    Female1812–1875Female

    Susan Simpson Rector

    Female1812–Female

+14 More Children

World Events (3)

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 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 15

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: status name for the director of an institution, in particular the head of a religious house or a college.2 Americanized form of German Richter .

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

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