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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Family Time Line

John Bunyan Kimbrell
1815–1905
Sarah Margaret Steadman
1830–1879
Marriage: 1844
Elias Samuel Kimbrell
1853–
Littleton Kimbrell
1853–
Patsy Kimbrell
1855–
John B Kimbrell
1856–1930
Richard Osborn Kimbrell
1857–1936
Mary Jane Kimbrell
1861–1948
William C Kimbrell
1866–1887
Judson Ada Kimbrell
1867–1949

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. 

1823

Historical Boundaries: 1823: Walker, Alabama, United States

1846

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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