Isaac Kain

Brief Life History of Isaac

When Isaac Kain was born on 21 October 1779, in New Jersey, United States, his father, William Kain Sr., was 26 and his mother, Mary Coles, was 23. He married Ann Chambers about 1810, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Chester Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. He died in January 1844, at the age of 64, and was buried in Borough of Haddonfield, Camden, New Jersey, United States.

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Isaac Kain
1779–1844
Ann Chambers
1781–1865
Marriage: about 1810
Ann Eliza Kain
1821–1913

Sources (3)

  • Isaac Kain, "United States Census, 1840"
  • New Jersey Probate Records, 1678-1980; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L933-971F?cc=2018330&wc=MQTZ-BZ9%3A338013901%2C341525401
  • Isaac Kain, "United States Census, 1830"

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World Events (8)

1780

"Sometimes referred to as the ""forgotten victory"", the Battle of Springfield was one of the last major battles fought in the north during the Revolutionary War. The British defeat effectively ended their ambitions to reclaim New Jersey. Washington praised the New Jersey Militia for their universal effort and great spirit"

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish variant of Irish Kane .

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Cohen .

South German (mainly Bavaria and Austria): from a short form of the personal name Konrad.

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

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