Edward Earp

about 1745–
Virginia, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Earp was born about 1745, in Virginia, United States, his father, Edward Earp, was 35 and his mother, Nancy Bass, was 31. He married Sealy Celia Redding. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Edward Earp
1745–
Sealy Celia Redding
1754–1823
Marriage:
John Earp
1778–
Christian Earp
1800–
Levenia Earp
1800–
Nancy Earp
1800–
William Earp
1783–
Hudson Earp
1788–1874

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
children

(6)

    Male1778–Male

    Male1783–Male

    Male1788–1874Male

    Christian Earp

    Male1800–Male

    Levenia Earp

    Female1800–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1710–1784Male

    Nancy Bass

    Female1714–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 13

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.
1776

Age 31

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 35

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

Name Meaning

1 English (Midlands): nickname for a dark-complexioned man, from Old English earp ‘swarthy’.2 Americanized spelling of German Erp .

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

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