John Alvis

Brief Life History of John

When John Alvis was born in 1815, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Zachariah Cole Alvis, was 32 and his mother, Margaret Pheraby Barnett, was 35.

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Zachariah Cole Alvis
Margaret Pheraby Barnett
Henry G Alves
William Carter Alvis
Melcina Alvis
Margaret Alvis
John Alvis
Mary Jane Alvis
Gabriel M Alvis
Mary A Alvis
Zachariah Barnett Alvis

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    World Events (3)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    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. 

    1820 · Making States Equal

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    1835 · The Hermitage is Built

    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Alvey , with excrescent -s.

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

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