Jonathan Card

about 1783–
North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Jonathan

When Jonathan Card was born about 1783, in North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Jonathan Card, was 35 and his mother, Phoebe Champlin, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Card
1748–1818
Phoebe Champlin
1749–1818
Sarah Card
1776–1814
Dorcas Card
1778–
Jeffery Card
1781–
Jonathan Card
1783–
Elias Card
1785–
Miss Card
1793–
Lydia Card
1785–
Phoebe Champlin Card
1786–

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World Events (3)

1783 · A Free America

Age 0

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 3

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.
1790 · 13th State

Age 7

On May 29, 1790, Rhode Island becomes the last of the original 13 colonies to become a state.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for someone who carded wool (i.e. disentangled it), preparatory to spinning, from Middle English, Old French card(e) ‘carder’, an implement used for this purpose.2 Reduced form of Irish McCard .

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

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