Dawson Center

1783–
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Dawson

When Dawson Center was born in 1783, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, his father, Abner Center, was 28 and his mother, Elender Pruitt, was 19. He was buried in Habersham, Habersham, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abner Center
1755–1835
Elender Pruitt
1764–1854
Mary "Polly" Center
1774–1858
Colonel William Perry Center
1780–1839
Abner Center jr
1785–
Charlotte Center
1801–1873
Dawson Center
1783–
Anthony Center
1785–1837
Jesse Holland Centers Sr
1788–1855
Levi Center
1790–1869
Ellender Center
1798–1866
Toliver L. Center
1809–1884

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 0

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 6

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 36

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. 

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of belts and girdles, from Middle English ceinture, ceintere ‘girdle’.2 Possibly an Americanized form of German Zehnder, a variant of Zehner .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Dawson Center, "Find A Grave Index"

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