John Mewbourn

28 June 1811–1875 (Age 63)
Elbert, Georgia, United States

The Life of John

When John Mewbourn was born on 28 June 1811, in Elbert, Georgia, United States, his father, Archibald Mewborn, was 29 and his mother, Faitha Shepherd, was 25. He married Harriet Lunsford on 9 February 1837, in Elbert, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in District 315, Elbert, Georgia, United States in 1840 and Election Precinct 9 Ragland, St. Clair, Alabama, United States in 1870. He died in 1875, in St. Clair, Alabama, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

John Mewbourn
1811–1875
Harriet Lunsford
1821–
Marriage: 9 February 1837
Mary Ann Frances Mewbourn
1838–
James M. Mewbourn
1840–1890
Pvt Archibald M. Mewbourn
1844–1907
Samantha Caroline Mewbourn
1850–
Martha Mewbourn
1841–1897
Thomas Jefferson Mewbourne
1845–1897
Lindsey Parker Mewbourn
1847–1914
Elisabeth Mewborn
1851–
Martin Mewborn
1853–
John Mewbourn
1856–1917
Joshua Reece Mewbourne
1857–1942
Millie Lorenda Mewbourn
1861–1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 February 1837
Elbert, Georgia, United States
children

(12)

    Mary Ann Frances Mewbourn

    Female1838–Female

    James M. Mewbourn

    Male1840–1890Male

    Martha Mewbourn

    Female1841–1897Female

    Pvt Archibald M. Mewbourn

    Male1844–1907Male

    Thomas Jefferson Mewbourne

    Male1845–1897Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Archibald Mewborn

    Male1781–1857Male

    Faitha Shepherd

    Female1785–1877Female

siblings

(12)

    Thomas Mewborn

    Male1805–1858Male

    Female1807–Female

    Mary Mewborn

    Female1809–1846Female

    Male1811–1875Male

    Sarah Mewborn

    Female1813–1821Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 8

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 19

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

Variant of English Mewborn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Mewbourn, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Mewburn, "United States Census, 1840"
  • John Mewborn, "United States Census, 1860"

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