Ruth BrownsonAge: 76 years1723–1800
- Ruth Brownson
- Given names
|Birth|| May 4, 1723 40 43|
|Marriage||Benjamin Huff — View this family|
August 22, 1738 (Age 15 years)
| Birth of a daughter|
September 6, 1748 (Age 25 years)
|Death of a father||Roger Brownson|
February 16, 1758 (Age 34 years)
|Marriage of a child||Joshua Wilson — Catherine Huff — View this family|
September 10, 1764 (Age 41 years)
|Kentucky County, Virginia Formed|| December 31, 1776 (Age 53 years)|
Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
|Articles of Confederation|| November 17, 1777 (Age 54 years)|
Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
|Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished|| June 30, 1780 (Age 57 years)|
Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia. These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Death of a husband||Benjamin Huff|
January 25, 1791 (Age 67 years)
|Kentucky Becomes 15th State|| June 25, 1792 (Age 69 years)|
|Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed|| June 25, 1792 (Age 69 years)|
Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
|George Washington Relected|| December 5, 1792 (Age 69 years)|
Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
|Knox County, Kentucky Formed|| December 19, 1799 (Age 76 years)|
Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
|Death|| after 1800 (Age 76 years)|
|Last change|| September 27, 2004 – 17:58:03|
|Family with parents|
Birth: about 1683 — Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Death: February 16, 1758 — New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Birth: about 1680 — Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Marriage: about 1718 —
|Family with Benjamin Huff|
Marriage: August 22, 1738 — Virginia, USA
Birth: September 6, 1748 29 25 — Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Death: about 1843
|Benjamin Huff + … …|