Samuel Langdon

1830–after 1870 (Age 40)
Ohio, Madison, Iowa, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Langdon was born in 1830, in Ohio, Madison, Iowa, United States, his father, Joseph Langdon, was 30 and his mother, Artametta Brammer, was 23. He married Amanda Johnson on 8 May 1850, in Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Vermillion Township, Marshall, Kansas, United States in 1860 and Kansas, United States in 1870. He died after 1870, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Langdon
1830–1870
Amanda Johnson
1833–1908
Marriage: 8 May 1850
Druzilla Langdon
1850–1927
Joseph Langdon
1855–
David Langdon
1857–
LouElla Langdon
1860–1941
Charles Manson Langdon
1861–1949
William Langdon
1864–
Bell Langdon
1865–
Britty Langdon
1868–1892

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 May 1850
Polk, Iowa, United States
children

(8)

    Druzilla Langdon

    Female1850–1927Female

    Joseph Langdon

    Male1855–Male

    David Langdon

    Male1857–Male

    LouElla Langdon

    Female1860–1941Female

    Male1861–1949Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Langdon

    Male1800–1863Male

    Artametta Brammer

    Female1807–1860Female

siblings

(7)

    Drusilla Langdon

    Female1824–1848Female

    Polly Anna Langdon

    Female1824–1908Female

    William Langdon

    Male1829–Male

    Male1830–1870Male

    Elizabeth Langdon

    Female1832–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

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 0

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.
1846

Age 16

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Devon, Dorset, Essex, Kent, and Warwickshire, so named from Old English lang, long ‘long’ + dūn ‘hill’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Langden, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Langdon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Samuel Langdon, "United States Census, 1870"

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