Micajah Cleveland

about 1702–1811 (Age 109)
Bull Run, Prince William, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Micajah

When Micajah Cleveland was born about 1702, in Bull Run, Prince William, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John Alexander Roger Cleveland Jr., was 43 and his mother, Mary Mildred "Millie" Presley, was 27. He married Frances (Fanny) Mimms about 1733, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1811, in Northumberland, Virginia, United States, at the age of 109.

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Family Time Line

Micajah Cleveland
1702–1811
Frances (Fanny) Mimms
1706–1800
Marriage: about 1733
John Cleveland
1726–1832
Micajah Cleveland
1728–
Sally Cleveland
1732–
Nancy Cleveland
1734–
John Cleveland
1736–

Spouse and Children

    Male1702–1811Male

    Frances (Fanny) Mimms

    Female1706–1800Female

MARRIAGE
about 1733
Virginia, United States
children

(5)

    John Cleveland

    Male1726–1832Male

    Micajah Cleveland

    Male1728–Male

    Sally Cleveland

    Female1732–Female

    Nancy Cleveland

    Female1734–Female

    John Cleveland

    Male1736–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

    Reuben Cleveland

    Male1684–Male

    Jane Cleveland

    Female1697–1760Female

    William Cleveland

    Male1700–1788Male

    Male1702–1811Male

    Elizabeth Cleveland

    Female1704–1727Female

+12 More Children

World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 56

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1775

Age 73

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 78

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

1 English: regional name from the district around Middlesbrough named Cleveland ‘the land of the cliffs’, from the genitive plural (clifa) of Old English clif ‘bank’, ‘slope’ + land ‘land’. See also Cleaveland .2 Americanized spelling of Norwegian Kleiveland or Kleveland, habitational names from any of five farmsteads in Agder and Vestlandet named with Old Norse kleif ‘rocky ascent’ or klefi ‘closet’ (an allusion to a hollow land formation) + land ‘land’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Micajah Cleveland - birth: 1702;
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