Henry Lollar

1811–February 1872 (Age 61)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Lollar was born in 1811, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Hugh Gaunt Lollar, was 26 and his mother, Margaret Gant, was 25. He married Sarah Frances Dorsey on 12 April 1863, in Rusk, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Rusk, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Texas, United States in 1870. He died in February 1872, at the age of 61.

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Henry Lollar
Sarah Frances Dorsey
Marriage: 12 April 1863
John Henry Lollar
Ida C Lollar

Spouse and Children

12 April 1863
Rusk, Texas, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 1

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 19

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Probably English, a variant of Loller .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Lawler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry Loller, "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860"
  • Henry Loller, "United States Census, 1860"

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