John Bunyan Kimbrell

Brief Life History of John Bunyan

When John Bunyan Kimbrell was born on 6 January 1815, in Fort Mill, York, South Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Kimbrell Sr, was 26 and his mother, Rebecca F Bennett, was 14. He married Sarah Margaret Steadman in 1844. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Western Division, Walker, Alabama, United States in 1860 and Election Precinct 7 Beach Grove, Walker, Alabama, United States in 1900. He died in 1905, in Walker, Alabama, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Holly Grove, Walker, Alabama, United States.

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John Bunyan Kimbrell
Sarah Margaret Steadman
Marriage: 1844
Elias Samuel Kimbrell
Littleton Kimbrell
Patsy Kimbrell
John B Kimbrell
Richard Osborn Kimbrell
Mary Jane Kimbrell
William C Kimbrell
Judson Ada Kimbrell

Sources (13)

  • John Kinbul, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Kimbrell - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: John Kimbrell
  • John Kimbrell, "Alabama, Marriages, 1816-1957"

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


Historical Boundaries: 1823: Walker, Alabama, United States


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Kimble or Kemble with an intrusive -r-. This surname is rare in Britain.

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

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