Margaret Polly Weatherman

18 July 1786–30 May 1836 (Age 49)
Deep Creek MM, Surry, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Margaret Polly

When Margaret Polly Weatherman was born on 18 July 1786, in Deep Creek MM, Surry, North Carolina, United States, her father, Christian Weatherman I, was 51 and her mother, Martha Keith, was 46. She married Larkin Jacks on 20 November 1811, in Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 30 May 1836, in Mitchell, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 49.

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Larkin Jacks
Margaret Polly Weatherman
Marriage: 20 November 1811
John Larkin Jacks
David Luther Jack

Spouse and Children

20 November 1811
Surry, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 3

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 14

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained; perhaps an occupational name for a shepherd, in particular one who castrated rams, from Middle English weder ‘wether’, ‘castrated ram’ + man ‘man’.2 Americanized form of German Wettermann, a variant of Wetter 2, with the addition of the Middle High German suffix -man ‘man’.

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

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  • Polly Weatherman, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Polly Weatherman, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Polly Weatherman, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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