Philip A Kestner

1799–before 1860 (Age 61)
Washington, Virginia, United States

The Life of Philip A

When Philip A Kestner was born in 1799, in Washington, Virginia, United States, his father, Phillip Kestner, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Marchant, was 37. He married Theresa Jarrott Hicks on 1 September 1825, in Washington, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States in 1830. He died before 1860, at the age of 60.

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Philip A Kestner
Theresa Jarrott Hicks
Marriage: 1 September 1825
Lavina Eugena Kistner
David Hicks Kistner
Philip M. Kistner
Joseph H. Kestner
William Kistner
Mary Elizabeth Kistner
Lucinda Jane Kistner
Theresa Jarrott Kistner

Spouse and Children

1 September 1825
Washington, Virginia, United States


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 13

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 20

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. 

Name Meaning

German: variant of Kastner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phillip A Kistner, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Philip Kestner, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Philip Kestner - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: male

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