Rebecca Coulbourn

1764–1839 (Age 75)
Seaford, Sussex, Delaware, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Coulbourn was born in 1764, in Seaford, Sussex, Delaware, United States, her father, Michael Coulbourne, was 25 and her mother, Frances Cannon, was 39. She married John Allen in 1785, in Seaford, Sussex, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 12 March 1839, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Rebecca Coulbourn
1764–1839
John Allen
1754–1847
Marriage: 1785
Ida Elizabeth Allen
1788–1861
James Hiram Allen
1790–1862
Ida Ellen Allen
1792–1862
Maragaret Allen
1794–1866
Mary Ellen Allen
1796–1865
Sallie E. Allen
1800–1877
Sallie F. Allen
1800–1877
William Allen
1802–1877
Joseph Coulbourn Allen
1802–1889
Robert Coulbourn Allen
1810–1853

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1785
Seaford, Sussex, Delaware, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

  • Michael Coulbourne

    Male1739–1796Male

  • Frances Cannon

    Female1725–1792Female

siblings

(3)

  • Female1764–1839Female

  • Eleanor "Nelly" Colburn

    Female1773–1812Female

  • Robert B Coulborn

    Male1774–1854Male

World Events (8)

1764 · Western Boundary Surveyed

Age 0

In 1764, Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon surveyed the western boundary of Delaware. This became part of the Mason-Dixon Line.
1776

Age 12

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 22

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Colburn .

Possible Related Names

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

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