Robert Pruitt

Brief Life History of Robert

When Robert Pruitt was born in 1791, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, his father, Obadiah Pruitt, was 39 and his mother, Mary Palmer, was 45.

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Family Time Line

Obadiah Pruitt
1752–1796
Mary Palmer
1746–1827
Elias Pruitt Sr
1784–
Aaron Pruitt
1788–
Ona Pruitt
1786–1852
Annie Pruitt
1786–1855
John Pruitt
1790–1855
Robert Pruitt
1791–
Elizabeth Pruitt
1794–1868
Alexander Pruett
1794–1867
Frances Pruitt
1796–

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    World Events (3)

    1791

    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    1791 · The Bill of Rights

    After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.

    1792 · Capital City Moved

    New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lanarkshire, Scotland): variant of Prewitt . This surname is very rare in Britain.

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

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