When Elizabeth Kimsey was born in 1784, in Patrick, Virginia, United States, her father, David Gregg Kimzey, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Lamb, was 27. She died in 1804, in Jackson, Georgia, United States, at the age of 20.
Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.
The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
Historical Boundaries: 1796: Jackson, Georgia, United States
English (Hertfordshire): variant of Kempsey, a habitational name from a place called Kempsey in Worcestershire. The placename derives from an Old English personal name Cemmi (genitive Cemmes) + Old English ēg ‘island’.