Joanna Roe

about 1817–
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Joanna

Joanna Roe was born about 1817, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 2
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 3
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.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
Age 46
The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a timid person, from Middle English ro ‘roe’; this is a midland and southern form of Ray 2.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Roe or Røe, from Old Norse ruð ‘clearing’.3 English name adopted by bearers of French Baillargeon .

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

Possible Related Names

Ray
Baillargeon
No
Ormond
Rho
Roen
Tetreault

Sources (2)

  • Joanna Roe in entry for Martha Ann Sailor, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • Joanna Roe in entry for Martha Ann Sailor, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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