Moses Patterson

2 July 1812–
United States

The Life of Moses

When Moses Patterson was born on 2 July 1812, in United States, his father, William Robert Patterson, was 23 and his mother, Rebecca Cromwell, was 25.

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Family Time Line

William Robert Patterson
1789–1857
Rebecca Cromwell
1787–1859
Louisianna Lucy Ann Patterson
1810–
Samuel Patterson
1810–
Moses Patterson
1812–
Johnathan Patterson
1813–1866
Eliza Patterson
1814–
William I. Patterson
1818–1892
William Vermont Patterson
1818–1901
Daniel Patterson
1822–1882
James Patterson
1826–1893
Catherine Louise Patterson
1829–
Caroline Catherine Patterson
1829–

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 7

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 8

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 8

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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