Richard Breeden

1791–1864 (Age 73)
Calvert, Maryland, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Breeden was born on 7 June 1791, in Calvert, Maryland, United States, his father, James Joseph Breeden, was 33 and his mother, Susanna Stallings, was 33. He married Sarah Lockhart in 1817. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 31 July 1864, in Moores Hill, Dearborn, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Ripley, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Breeden
1791–1864
Sarah Lockhart
1798–1880
Marriage: 1817
Elizabeth Breeden
1819–1830
Susan Breeden
1840–1915
Emeline Breeden
1821–1910
Juliet Breeden
1823–1916
John W. Breeden
1825–1904
Alfred Breeden
1827–1840
Priscilla Breeden
1829–1916
Melinda Breeden
1838–1921

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1817
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

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+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 9

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

Age 21

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Bredon in Worcestershire or from Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire, both of which are named from an unattested Celtic word brez ‘hill’ + the tautologous addition of Old English dūn.2 Americanized form of German Breden .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Burroughs,Breeden,Gray & Lockhart Research

"Ancestral Patriots 1776" by Lola Frances Murphy McMeen This well researched book of 68 pages is now a digital book in the LDS catalog I find using author and her name the easiest way. She wrote 28 bo …

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Breeden, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Richard Breeden in entry for Juliette Breeden Mitchell, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • Richard Breeden in entry for Juliette Breeden Mitchell, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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