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Samuel E EwingAge: 79 years17721851

Samuel E Ewing
Given names
Samuel E
Birth about 1772 34
Birth of a brotherPutman Ewing
about 1776 (Age 4 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 4 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 5 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 8 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Death of a motherJane Porter
before July 16, 1789 (Age 17 years)

Marriage of a parentPatrick Ewing Esq.Elizabeth PorterView this family
July 16, 1789 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a half-brotherPatrick Jr. Ewing
about 1791 (Age 19 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 20 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 20 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 20 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 27 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 38 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 39 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Birth of a daughter
Sarah Jane Ewing
February 13, 1815 (Age 43 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Ewing
about 1819 (Age 47 years)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 47 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death of a fatherPatrick Ewing Esq.
April 11, 1819 (Age 47 years)
Burial of a fatherPatrick Ewing Esq.
April 11, 1819 (Age 47 years)
Cemetery: West Nottingham Meeting House Cemetery
Note: Birth: Feb. 1, 1737
Note: Find A Grave Memorial# 57469207

Marriage of a childJohn Morton BeatySarah Jane EwingView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 25, 1834 (Age 62 years)
Lee County, Virginia, USA
Latitude: N36.7100 Longitude: W83.1300

Note: Friday, 25 Sep 1834
Death of a wifeMary Polly Norman Huston
about 1842 (Age 70 years)

Death of a brotherPutman Ewing
about 1847 (Age 75 years)
Death about 1851 (Age 79 years)
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Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1760Cecil County, Maryland, USA
11 years
elder brother
3 years
5 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Elizabeth Porter - View this family
Marriage: July 16, 1789Cecil County, Maryland, USA
3 years
Family with Mary Polly Norman Huston - View this family

Samuel Ewing was the first Sheriff of Lee Co., and later a member of the Virginia House of Delegates." "The People's History of Claiborne Co., Tennessee, USA, 1801-1988," Claiborne Co. Historical Society, 1990, p. 59. ****************** Mary HOUSTON ,born 1778 ; died 1842 ; married ca 1799 , Samuel EWING , first sheriff of Lee County ( See Samuel EWING family ) (From the book Early Settlers of Lee Co VA) *******************