John Thomas Mount

15 January 1802–23 February 1840 (Age 38)
Shelbyville, Shelby, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Mount was born on 15 January 1802, in Shelbyville, Shelby, Kentucky, United States, his father, Matthias Mount, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Stephenson, was 25. He married Nancy Applegate on 13 March 1822, in Scott, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1822. He died on 23 February 1840, in Scott, Indiana, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Scott, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Mount
1802–1840
Nancy Applegate
1802–1875
Marriage: 13 March 1822
Thomas Jefferson Mount
1823–1911
Benjamin Franklin Mount
1825–1855
Hezekiah H Mount
1827–1853
Sarah Missouri Mount
1829–1911
Nathaniel Applegate Mount
1832–1864
James T Mount
1834–1864
Susanna E. Mount
1837–1888
Mathias Maston Mount
1839–1885

Spouse and Children

    Male1802–1840Male

    Nancy Applegate

    Female1802–1875Female

MARRIAGE
13 March 1822
Scott, Indiana, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1816

Age 14

Indiana is the 19th state.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on or near a hill, Middle English mount (from Old English munt, reinforced by Old French mont).2 Scottish: probably a habitational name from places so called in Peeblesshire, Fife, and Lanarkshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Mount, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • John Mount, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • John T. Mount, "Find A Grave Index"

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