John Macon

Franklin, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John

When John Macon was born on 26 July 1789, in Franklin, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Harrison Macon, was 38 and his mother, Hannah Glenn, was 38. He had at least 1 son. He died in North Carolina, United States.

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Henry Harrison Macon
Hannah Glenn
Sallie Glenn Macon
Gideon Macon
Priscilla Jones Macon
Nathaniel Macon
Mary " Polly" Macon
Elizabeth Macon
Patsey Harrison Macon
Drusilla Sugars Macon
Ann "Nancy" Hunt Macon
Drucilla Hunt Macon
John Macon

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World Events (3)


Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 2

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1792 · Capital City Moved

Age 3

New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.

Name Meaning

French:1. ( Maçon ): occupational name for a mason, French maçon. 2. habitational name from places so called in Saône-et-Loire, Allier, Aube, the Côte d'Or, Gers, and Deux-Sères. 3. from the old oblique form of a Germanic personal name Mako, from Mago, a short form of a compound name formed with maht ‘strength’, ‘power’ as the first element.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: John Macon - Individual or family possessions: birth: 26 July 1789; Franklin, North Carolina, United States

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