Archibald Trimble

19 December 1768–16 August 1826 (Age 57)
Granville, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Archibald

When Archibald Trimble was born on 19 December 1768, in Granville, South Carolina, United States, his father, Capt. John Moses Trimble, was 30 and his mother, Susanna Woods, was 16. He married Mary Cowan on 31 January 1797. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 16 August 1826, in Mooresville, Limestone, Alabama, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Mooresville, Limestone, Alabama, United States.

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Archibald Trimble
Mary Cowan
Marriage: 31 January 1797
Robert C. Trimble

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31 January 1797


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World Events (8)


Age 8

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · Battle of Sullivan's Island

Age 8

On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Trumble , recorded in northern Ireland since the 17th century.

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

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