William Talmadge Armstrong

5 July 1784–2 March 1854 (Age 69)
Greenbriar, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States

The Life of William Talmadge

When William Talmadge Armstrong was born on 5 July 1784, in Greenbriar, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, his father, Robert Armstrong Jr., was 60 and his mother, Sarah Jane Jameson, was 45. He married Justina Laforge on 11 July 1805, in Fleming, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Poplar Plains, Fleming, Kentucky, United States in 1820 and Elizaville, Fleming, Kentucky, United States in 1840. He registered for military service in 1814. He died on 2 March 1854, in Fleming, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Brick Union Cemetery, Flemingsburg, Fleming, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Talmadge Armstrong
1784–1854
Justina Laforge
1785–1859
Marriage: 11 July 1805
Lucinda Jane Armstrong
1806–1884
William Talmadge Armstrong
1816–1900
James Loudoun Armstrong
1807–1849
Talmadge J. Armstrong
1809–1815
John N. Armstrong
1811–1885
Lydia Armstrong
1813–1852
Nancy B. Armstrong
1819–1863

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 July 1805
Fleming, Kentucky, United States
children

(7)

    Lucinda Jane Armstrong

    Female1806–1884Female

    James Loudoun Armstrong

    Male1807–1849Male

    Talmadge J. Armstrong

    Male1809–1815Male

    John N. Armstrong

    Male1811–1885Male

    Lydia Armstrong

    Female1813–1852Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

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.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 8

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1803

Age 19

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Armstrong, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Wile Armstrong, "United States Census, 1820"
  • William Armstrong, "United States Census, 1840"

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