Solomon Drum

9 February 1804–
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Solomon

When Solomon Drum was born on 9 February 1804, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Joseph Drum, was 29 and his mother, Susannah Hunsucker, was 27.

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Family Time Line

William Joseph Drum
1775–1823
Susannah Hunsucker
1776–1859
Mary Crites
1798–1881
Polly Drum
1798–
Anna Drum
1799–1889
David Drum
1800–1884
Joseph W. Drum
1802–1893
Solomon Drum
1804–
Sarah Abernathy
1805–1843
Sarah Drum
1805–1873
Jacob Drum
1806–
Joseph Drum
1807–1879
John B. Drum
1808–1897
Sarah Drum
1811–1873
Milas Drum
1814–1846
Hosea Drum
1815–1896
Thomas Drum
1818–1893

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 8

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 26

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Droma ‘descendant of Droma’, a personal name, which may be from druim ‘back’, ‘ridge’ and have been given originally to someone with a deformed back.2 Scottish: habitational name from a place and castle in Aberdeenshire named from Gaelic druim ‘ridge’.3 German: nickname from Middle Low German drum, Middle High German trum ‘woodblock’, ‘uncouth person’.

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

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