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
Mary L Parsons
Catherine Stoker Taggert
Julie Anne Taggart
Lorenzo D. Taggart
Martha Taggart
Solomon P Taggart
Nancy R. Taggart
James W. Taggert
William P. Taggart
Annie Taggart
Mary E Taggart
David C Taggart
Harriet Rebecca Taggart
James A. Taggart

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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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