Esther Culbertson

1789–Female
Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Esther

When Esther Culbertson was born in 1789, in Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John E Culbertson, was 36 and her mother, Mrs. John E. Culbertson, was 29. She married James Peoples in 1810, in Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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James Peoples
1785–
Esther Culbertson
1789–
Marriage: 1810

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1810
Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Samuel Culbertson

    Male1787–Male

    Female1789–Female

    Robert Culbertson

    Male1791–Male

    Joseph Culbertson

    Male1793–Male

    Culbertson

    Male1795–Male

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World Events (3)

1789

Age 0

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1789 · The United States Constitution

Age 0

Originally comprising seven articles, the United States Constitution is the backbone of the law in the Nation. The first three articles talk about the separation of powers, dividing the government into three branches: the legislative, the executive, and the judicial. Articles Four, Five and Six describe the what each state governments have rights to do, how the states and the federal government should act in their relationship, and how the constitutional amendments are shared between all states. The Seventh Article explains and establishes the procedure used by the thirteen States to ratify it. It is regarded as the oldest written and codified national constitution in force. Since the Constitution came into force in 1789, it has been amended 27 times, including an amendment to repeal a previous one.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 2

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from Culbert .

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

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