Frances Roane

1782–
Gloucester, Virginia, United States

The Life of Frances

When Frances Roane was born in 1782, in Gloucester, Virginia, United States, her father, Alexander Roane II, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth " Polly" Pollard, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Roane II
1748–1785
Elizabeth " Polly" Pollard
1739–1794
William S ROANE
1771–1816
Charles Roane
1776–1858
John Alexander Roane
1778–1811
Thomas Roane
1781–1844
Frances Roane
1782–
Elizabeth Sarah Roane
1783–
Major Benjamin Roane
1785–1837

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World Events (3)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 4

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 6

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Rowan or possibly a variant of Ruane .

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

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