Richard Winn

Brief Life History of Richard

When Richard Winn was born in 1786, in Fairfield, South Carolina, United States, his father, Richard Winn, was 57 and his mother, Susan Priscilla McKinley, was 42. He died in October 1835, in Maury, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Sawdust, Maury, Tennessee, United States.

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Richard Winn
Susan Priscilla McKinley
Margaret Winn
William Winn
Minor Winn
Christina Winn
Thomas Winn
Dr. Benjamin Franklin Winn
Richard Winn
Mary Ann Winn
Susan Priscilla Winn
Sophia Winn
Dr. Samuel Winn

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    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    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.

    1788 · South Carolina becomes the 8th state in the Union

    On May 23, 1788, South Carolina ratifies the Constitution of the United States making it the 8th State of the Union.

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern) and Welsh: variant of Wynn .

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

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