James W. Taggert

Brief Life History of James W.

When James W. Taggert was born on 1 January 1822, in Randolph, Virginia, United States, his father, John Taggart Jr, was 33 and his mother, Mary L Parsons, was 33.

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John Taggart Jr
1788–1859
Mary L Parsons
1788–1852
Catherine Stoker Taggert
1810–1845
Julie Anne Taggart
1810–
Lorenzo D. Taggart
1811–1820
Martha Taggart
1814–1842
Solomon P Taggart
1816–1898
Nancy R. Taggart
1819–1843
James W. Taggert
1822–
William P. Taggart
1822–
Annie Taggart
1823–
Mary E Taggart
1825–
David C Taggart
1827–
Harriet Rebecca Taggart
1830–1908
James A. Taggart
1833–

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    World Events (3)

    1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

    “The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish: variant of Taggart . This form of the surname is rare in Britain and Ireland.

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

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