Frances W. Terrell

Female2 March 1796–

Brief Life History of Frances W.

When Frances W. Terrell was born on 2 March 1796, in Hanover, Virginia, United States, her father, Richmond Terrell, was 26 and her mother, Frances Elizabeth Quarles, was 18. She married Richard F. Jones on 13 August 1816, in Hanover, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Richard F. Jones
Frances W. Terrell
Marriage: 13 August 1816
Henry Barton Jones
Mary Ann Jones
Rebecca Jones

Sources (2)

  • Frances Jones in entry for Henry B Jones, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Death Records, 1853-1912"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 August 1816Hanover, Virginia, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (21)

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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 4

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    1812 · Monumental Church Built

    Age 16

    The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 34

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of Tyrrell .

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

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