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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Family Time Line

Thomas Byrum Sr
1763–1837
Winneford Cale
1771–1850
Henry Byrum
1802–
William Byrum
1802–
Rachel Byrum
Jacob Cale Byrum
1804–
William Byrum
1805–
Jacob Cale Byrum
1808–1881
John Byrum
1810–1870
Thomas Byrum
1812–1871

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Byrum Sr

    Male1763–1837Male

    Female1771–1850Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1803

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.

Possible Related Names

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

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