Daniel M. Monroe

12 June 1842–27 December 1862 (Age 20)
Bladen, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Daniel M.

When Daniel M. Monroe was born on 12 June 1842, in Bladen, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Monroe, was 39 and his mother, Jane Melvin, was 34. He died on 27 December 1862, at the age of 20, and was buried in Tar Heel, Bladen, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Monroe
1802–
Jane Melvin
1807–1883
Infant Monroe
1828–1828
Harriet J. Monroe
1832–
Mary Ann Monroe
1829–1872
Anna E. Monroe
1834–1914
Sarah E. Monroe
1836–1897
Margarette Catherine Munroe
1838–1922
Daniel M. Monroe
1842–1862
Nancy C. Monroe
1843–1915
George Washington Monroe
1847–1926
William Archibald McAlphin Monroe
1852–1932

Parents and Siblings

    John Monroe

    Male1802–Male

    Jane Melvin

    Female1807–1883Female

siblings

(10)

    Infant Monroe

    Male1828–1828Male

    Mary Ann Monroe

    Female1829–1872Female

    Harriet J. Monroe

    Female1832–Female

    Anna E. Monroe

    Female1834–1914Female

    Sarah E. Monroe

    Female1836–1897Female

+5 More Children

World Events (3)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 11

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 20

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

Scottish: according to tradition, this is a rare example of a Gaelic surname of topographic origin, the first element of which is probably Gaelic mun, a mutated form of bun ‘foot’, or British minit ‘hill’. In Ireland this name has sometimes been used as an equivalent of O’Mellan ( see Mellon ) and Milroy 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • D M Monroe in household of John Monroe, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Daniel M Monroe in household of John Monroe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel Melvin Monroe, "Find A Grave Index"

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