John Lewis Molpus

Male1837–

Brief Life History of John Lewis

When John Lewis Molpus was born in 1837, in New Hanover, North Carolina, United States, his father, Samuel James Molpus, was 41 and his mother, Celia Ann Saul, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Samuel James Molpus
1796–1890
Celia Ann Saul
1800–1843
Richard Edward Molpus
1831–1899
Celia Catherine Molpus
1835–1907
John Lewis Molpus
1837–
Charles M. Molpus
1838–
Mary E. Molpus
1838–1928
Joel Washington Molpus
1841–1924
Caleb Murris Molpus
1843–1905

Sources (1)

  • John T Maypens in household of Saml Maypens, "United States Census, 1850"

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (3)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1853 · First State Fair

Age 16

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.

1863

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Malpass .

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

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