Jaronia Carvelle Tatham

1873–1961 (Age 87)
Cherokee, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jaronia Carvelle

When Jaronia Carvelle Tatham was born on 18 December 1873, in Cherokee, North Carolina, United States, her father, Pinkney Benton Tatham, was 38 and her mother, Arabella Cirkendal Wright, was 34. She married Nicholas Oren Hampton on 25 November 1895, in Graham, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Andrews, Cherokee, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Valleytown, Cherokee, North Carolina, United States in 1920. She died on 13 March 1961, at the age of 87, and was buried in Andrews, Cherokee, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jaronia Carvelle Tatham
Nicholas Oren Hampton
Marriage: 25 November 1895
Addie M Hampton
Inez G Hampton
Frank Tatham Hampton
Lillian Hampton
Annie Laura Hampton

Spouse & Children

25 November 1895
Graham, North Carolina, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Pinkney Benton Tatham


  • Arabella Cirkendal Wright




  • James Leander Tatham


  • Jasper Marion Tatham


  • Male1865–1951Male

  • William Thomas ( Bill) Tatham


  • Julia Texas Tatham


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 4

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in northern Lancashire, so named from the Old English personal name Tāta ( see Tate ) + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jerona Tatham in household of P B Tatham, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Rona Hampton in household of Nick O Hampton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rona Hampton in household of Nick O Hampton, "United States Census, 1910"

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