Samuel Milligan

18 April 1789–24 April 1854 (Age 65)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Milligan was born on 18 April 1789, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Milligan, was 49 and his mother, Martha Morris, was 40. He married Ann Morris on 11 May 1820. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 24 April 1854, in Schuylkill Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Saint Peters Church In The Great Valley Cemetery, Malvern, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Milligan
1789–1854
Ann Morris
1789–1831
Marriage: 11 May 1820
Ann Frances Milligan
1821–1896
James Cadwalader Milligan
Martha Cadwalader Milligan
1823–
Hannah Morris Milligan
1828–1910

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1820
children

(4)

    Ann Frances Milligan

    Female1821–1896Female

    Martha Cadwalader Milligan

    Female1823–Female

    Hannah Morris Milligan

    Female1828–1910Female

    James Cadwalader Milligan

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1791

Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 2

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.
1808

Age 19

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maolagáin ‘descendant of Maolagán’, a personal name from a double diminutive of maol ‘bald’, ‘tonsured’. 2. in some instances, a variant of Mollohan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Milligan, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Samuel Milligan, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Samual Milligan, "Pennsylvania Deaths and Burials, 1720-1999"

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