James Allen Ewell

20 March 1803–30 April 1893 (Age 90)
Bedford, Tennessee, United States

The Life of James Allen

When James Allen Ewell was born on 20 March 1803, in Bedford, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Ewell, was 31 and his mother, Mary Kennerly, was 23. He died on 30 April 1893, in Bedford, Bedford, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 90.

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John Ewell
Mary Kennerly
Leighton Ewell
Dabney Ewell
James Allen Ewell
Susan Ewell
Martha Ewell
Anna Ewell
Maxcey Ewell
Lucy Ewell
John Ewell
Katherine Kittie Ewell
Thomas Ewell
Virginia Washington Ewell
Phillip Kennerly Ewell
Joseph Kennedy Ewell
Sarah E. Ewell

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 1

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 27

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: habitational name from Ewell in Surrey or from Ewell Minnis or Temple Ewell in Kent, all named with Old English ǣwell ‘river source’.

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

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