Sally Fowlkes

before 1834–
Nottoway, Virginia, United States

The Life of Sally

When Sally Fowlkes was born before 1834, in Nottoway, Virginia, United States, her father, Sterling Fowlkes, was 40 and her mother, Parmelia Ann Fowlkes, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Sterling Fowlkes
1793–1840
Parmelia Ann Fowlkes
1803–1870
George Fayette Fowlkes
1828–
Nancy C. Fowlkes
1834–
Parmalie Fowlkes
1834–
Sally Fowlkes
1834–
Thomas C. Fowlkes
1834–
Lawrence Decatur Fowlkes
1830–
Sterling Hamilton Fowlkes
1832–
Thomas Jefferson Fowlkes
1834–1863
Ann Maranda Fowlkes
1836–
Sterling Fowlkes
1840–1862

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    George Fayette Fowlkes

    Male1828–Male

    Lawrence Decatur Fowlkes

    Male1830–Male

    Sterling Hamilton Fowlkes

    Male1832–Male

    Thomas Jefferson Fowlkes

    Male1834–1863Male

    Female1834–Female

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World Events (3)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 10

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 12

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Foulks .

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

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