Henry Byrum

5 February 1802–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Byrum was born on 5 February 1802, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Byrum Sr, was 38 and his mother, Winneford Cale, was 30.

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Thomas Byrum Sr
Winneford Cale
Henry Byrum
William Byrum
Rachel Byrum
Jacob Cale Byrum
William Byrum
Jacob Cale Byrum
John Byrum
Thomas Byrum

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Byrum Sr





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World Events (3)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1804 · Walton War

Age 2

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Byron .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Henry Byrum - Published information: birth-name: Henry Byrum

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