Amariah Enoch Alderman

1864–1945 (Age 80)
Sampson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Amariah Enoch

When Amariah Enoch Alderman was born on 22 August 1864, in Sampson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Amariah Biggs Alderman, was 45 and his mother, Penelope Eliza Howard, was 30. He married Sarah Eliza Williford on 2 September 1893, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Mingo, Sampson, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Mingo Township, Sampson, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 19 June 1945, in Dunn, Harnett, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Dunn, Harnett, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amariah Enoch Alderman
1864–1945
Sarah Eliza Williford
1870–1956
Marriage: 2 September 1893
Clyde Leslie Alderman
1894–1927
Walter Ernest Alderman
1896–1896
Grace Alderman
1897–1979
John Biggs Alderman
1901–1984
Katherine Alderman
1909–1954

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
2 September 1893
North Carolina, United States
children

(5)

  • Clyde Leslie Alderman

    Male1894–1927Male

  • Walter Ernest Alderman

    Male1896–1896Male

  • Female1897–1979Female

  • John Biggs Alderman

    Male1901–1984Male

  • Female1909–1954Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Amariah Biggs Alderman

    Male1819–1889Male

  • Penelope Eliza Howard

    Female1834–1893Female

siblings

(12)

  • Penelope Ann Alderman

    Female1851–1933Female

  • John Thomas Alderman

    Male1853–1932Male

  • J Palmer Alderman

    Male1855–1894Male

  • Julian Alderman

    Male1857–1890Male

  • Elvina Alderman

    Female1859–1859Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Battle of Bentonville

Age 1

The Battle of Bentonville took place in Johnston, North Carolina from March 19, 1865- March 21, 1865. It was considered the bloodiest battle of North Carolina, with around 4,000 casualties.
1886

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Amerah E Alderman in household of Amariah B Alderman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amarah E Alderman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Annie E Alderman, "United States Census, 1930"

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