John Plott

20 June 1813–13 April 1876 (Age 62)
Buncombe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John

When John Plott was born on 20 June 1813, in Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Plott, was 42 and his mother, Lydia Osborne, was 36. He married Louisa Avaline Reaves on 8 January 1838, in Waynesville, Haywood, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in North Carolina, United States in 1870. He died on 13 April 1876, in Haywood, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Waynesville, Haywood, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Plott
1813–1876
Louisa Avaline Reaves
1820–1901
Marriage: 8 January 1838
Henry Bascomb Plott
1839–1917
Julia Ann Plott
1845–1925
Mary Plott
1841–1913
Mary Charity Robenia Plott
1842–1890
Montraville Plott
1850–1924
Rowley E. Plott
1852–
Samuel S. Plott
1857–

Spouse and Children

    Male1813–1876Male

    Louisa Avaline Reaves

    Female1820–1901Female

MARRIAGE
8 January 1838
Waynesville, Haywood, North Carolina, United States
children

(7)

    Henry Bascomb Plott

    Male1839–1917Male

    Mary Plott

    Female1841–1913Female

    Mary Charity Robenia Plott

    Female1842–1890Female

    Julia Ann Plott

    Female1845–1925Female

    Montraville Plott

    Male1850–1924Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Plott

    Male1770–1837Male

    Female1776–1857Female

siblings

(12)

    Osborne Plott

    Male1796–1870Male

    Male1799–1871Male

    Male1800–1863Male

    Enos Plott

    Male1802–1874Male

    Male1805–1886Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 17

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on a small plot of land, from late Old English plot.2 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fence maker or carpenter, from Slavic ‘fence’ (Polish płot, Russian plot). Compare Plotnik .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Platt, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Platt, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Plott, "United States Census, 1860"

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