James Ingram

Brief Life History of James

When James Ingram was born on 4 September 1825, in Richland, South Carolina, United States, his father, John M. Ingram, was 31 and his mother, Rebecca Harris, was 28. He died before 1839.

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John M. Ingram
Rebecca Harris
Elizabeth Ingram
Rebecca Ingram
Rebecca Caroline Ingram
Green Ingram
John F. Ingram
Cerelda Ingram
Mary Amelia Ingram
Martha Ingram
Nancy C Ingram McKee
Samuel Jefferson Ingraham
Samuel Ingram
James Ingram
Ailsay J. Ingram

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    World Events (3)

    1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed

    In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1830 · The Oregon Trail

    Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Anglo-Norman personal name Ingeram (Old French Enguerran, Engerran; ancient Germanic Engelramnus, Ingelramnus, Engelrammus, Ingelrammus), from the heroic name-element seen in such names as Ingle + hrafn- ‘raven’.

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

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