Job Southard

Brief Life History of Job

When Job Southard was born in 1787, in Surry, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Southard Jr, was 53 and his mother, Ruth Lindsley, was 30. He married Morning Snow on 2 September 1813, in Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Elkin Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and Dobson Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1860. He died on 28 August 1867, in Elkin, Surry, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Zephyr, Surry, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Job Southard
Morning Snow
Marriage: 2 September 1813
James Southard
Joel Southard
John Southard
Ambrose "Ambers" Southard
Mahala Southard
Martin Luther Southard
Elizabeth Southard
about 1842–1910
Nancy Southard
Isaac Henry Southard
Malinda Southard
Levi Southard
Umberson Southard
Sarah Southard

Sources (9)

  • D?Thard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Job Southard - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Job Southard
  • Job Southard, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

1789 · Becomes 12th State

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.


Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English (Devon and Somerset): variant of Southwood .

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

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