Martha "Patsy" Thorp

1767–1850 (Age 83)
Franklin, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Martha "Patsy"

When Martha "Patsy" Thorp was born in 1767, in Franklin, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Thorp, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Terry, was 27. She married Littleton Ludwic Howard on 10 January 1789, in Granville, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1850, in Daviess, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Martha "Patsy" Thorp
1767–1850
Littleton Ludwic Howard
1767–1850
Marriage: 10 January 1789
William Walter Howard
1789–1887
John Littleton Howard
1791–1873
Groves Howard
1792–1855
Terry Howard
1800–1835
Dr Asa Howard
1790–
Arnold Morgan Howard
1791–1842
Mary " Polly" Howard
1799–
Ada Howard
1803–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
10 January 1789
Granville, North Carolina, United States
children

(8)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 9

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 9

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1789

Age 22

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Parsey Thorp, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Polley Tharp, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Martha Howard, "North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979"

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