Archibald Aiken

4 October 1790–11 August 1880 (Age 89)
District 96, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Archibald

When Archibald Aiken was born on 4 October 1790, in District 96, South Carolina, United States, his father, Ezekiel Aiken, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth McCravey, was 30. He had at least 9 sons and 4 daughters with Martha Byars. He lived in Township 5 Pickens, Pickens, South Carolina, United States in 1850 and South Carolina, United States in 1870. He died on 11 August 1880, in Eastatoe, Pickens, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Old Toxaway Cemetery, Rosman, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Archibald Aiken
1790–1880
Martha Byars
1820–1893
John A. Akins
1838–1885
Martha Aiken
1860–
Mary J Rece
1877–
Lewis Aiken
1840–
William Archibald Aiken
1843–1923
Wade Thompson Aiken
1845–1934
Hannah Aiken
1848–1896
Enoch Aiken
1849–1860
Tyre R. Akins
1849–1921
Miles Clayton Aiken
1851–1942
Augustus Aiken
1853–
Frances " Fannie" Aiken
1855–1931
William Calhoun Morgan
1856–1916

Spouse and Children

    Male1790–1880Male

    Martha Byars

    Female1820–1893Female

children

(13)

    John A. Akins

    Male1838–1885Male

    Lewis Aiken

    Male1840–Male

    William Archibald Aiken

    Male1843–1923Male

    Wade Thompson Aiken

    Male1845–1934Male

    Hannah Aiken

    Female1848–1896Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Head Tax Law

Age 2

"In 1792, South Carolina passes a law called the ""head tax"" for all free African Americans from age 16-50. This tax was $2.00."
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 29

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

Variant, associated chiefly with northern Ireland, of the Scottish surname Aitken .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Archibald Aiken, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Arch Akins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Arch Aiken in household of Thomas Aiken, "United States Census, 1880"

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