Michael Stump

1807–before 1850 (Age 43)
Tazewell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Michael

When Michael Stump was born in 1807, in Tazewell, Virginia, United States, his father, George Stump Sr., was 29 and his mother, Rhoda Sensenderfer, was 37. He married Mary Polly Crockett on 24 February 1825, in Tazewell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died before 1850, in his hometown, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Michael Stump
Mary Polly Crockett
Marriage: 24 February 1825
Crockett R. Stump
Catherine Stump

Spouse and Children

24 February 1825
Tazewell, Virginia, United States


    Crockett R. Stump


    Catherine Stump


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+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 5

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 12

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 and German: from Middle Low German stump ‘tree stump’ (borrowed into Middle English), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous tree stump, or a nickname for a short, stout man.2 German (mainly northern and central): variant of Stumm .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Michael Stump in entry for Crockett Stump, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"
  • Michael Stump in entry for Crockett R Stump and Virginia Tabor, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Michael Stump, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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