Rachel Zumwalt

6 March 1789–12 January 1859 (Age 69)
Fayette, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Zumwalt was born on 6 March 1789, in Fayette, Kentucky, United States, her father, Adam Zumwalt, was 33 and her mother, Maria Roth, was 23. She married John Long on 22 May 1806, in St. Charles, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 12 January 1859, in Warren, Missouri, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Warren, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Howell
1790–1864
Rachel Zumwalt
1789–1859
Marriage: 1 September 1811
Francis Boone Howell
1812–1863
Lorena Ann Howell
1814–1895
Verlena Howell
1816–1816
John Callaway Howell
1817–1884
Mary Ann Howell
1819–1840
William Newton Howell
1822–1868
James Lewis Howell
1824–
Robert Howell
1824–1900
Noah Z. Howell
1826–1843
Margaret Howell
1827–
Benjamin Franklin Howell
1827–1856
Gabriel Z. Howell
1830–1845

Spouse and Children

    Newton Howell

    Male1790–1864Male

    Female1789–1859Female

MARRIAGE
1 September 1811
St. Charles, Missouri, United States
children

(12)

    Francis Boone Howell

    Male1812–1863Male

    Lorena Ann Howell

    Female1814–1895Female

    Verlena Howell

    Female1816–1816Female

    Male1817–1884Male

    Mary Ann Howell

    Female1819–1840Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 3

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1808

Age 19

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived ‘by the forest’, from Middle High German walt ‘woods’, ‘forest’ + the fused preposition and article zum (zu dem) ‘at the’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rachel Howell in household of Newton Howell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rachael Zumwalt Howell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Marriage record with Newton Howell

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