Harvey McGalyard Rawlins Sr

14 February 1825–9 September 1913 (Age 88)
Greene, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Harvey McGalyard

When Harvey McGalyard Rawlins Sr was born on 14 February 1825, in Greene, Illinois, United States, his father, James Rawlins, was 31 and his mother, Jane Sharp, was 30. He married Margaret Elzirah Frost on 3 December 1846, in Nishnabotna, Atchison, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 9 September 1913, in Lewiston, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Lewiston City Cemetery, Lewiston, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Harvey McGalyard Rawlins Sr
Margaret Elzirah Frost
Marriage: 3 December 1846
Margaret Elzirah Rawlins
James McCaslin Rawlins
Harvey McGalyard Rawlins Jr
Samuel Lafayette Rawlins
Franklin Archibald Rawlins
Pennina Jane Rawlins
Mary Eveline Rawlins
Joseph William Rawlins
Alma Frost Rawlins
Elva Arminta Rawlins
Jasper Alfonzo Rawlins
Nancy Ellen Rawlins

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 December 1846Nishnabotna, Atchison, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    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.
    1832 · Black Hawk War
    Age 7
    "The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 23
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Rawlings .

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

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    Harvey McGalyard Rawlins Life history

    Harvey McGalyard Rawlins History taken from his own notes and compiled by Nellie L. Rawlins Harvey McGalyard Rawlins second son and fifth child of names and Jane Sharp Rawlins was born at Apple Cr …

    Sources (66)

    • Harrvey M Rawlins, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Harvey M. Rawlins in entry for Joseph William Rawlins, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Harvey M Rollins, "United States Census, 1860"

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