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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Obadiah Pruitt
Mary Palmer
Elias Pruitt Sr
Aaron Pruitt
Ona Pruitt
Annie Pruitt
John Pruitt
Robert Pruitt
Elizabeth Pruitt
Alexander Pruett
Frances Pruitt

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    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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