Abner B. Hargett

about 1821–
Jones, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Abner B.

When Abner B. Hargett was born about 1821, in Jones, North Carolina, United States, his father, Alfred Hargett, was 32 and his mother, Philipina Hargett, was 22.

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Alfred Hargett
Philipina Hargett
Daniel F. Hargett
Abner B. Hargett
Abner B. Hargett
Susan Adeline Hargett
Eliza Ann Harget
Mary Hargett
Alfred Hargett
John M Hargett
Elizabeth Rebecca Hargett
Letitia Hargett
Lewis W. Hargett

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World Events (3)

1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
Age 0
A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 4
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Trail of Tears
Age 9
In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

Name Meaning

1 Variant of English Hargate, a habitational name from Harrogate in North Yorkshire, which is named with Old Norse hórgr ‘cairn’, ‘heap of stones’ + gata ‘road’.2 variant of German Hergert .

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

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