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Benjamin Harrod1778

Benjamin Harrod
Given names
Birth about 1778
Birth of a brotherRichard J Harrod
about 1779 (Age 12 months)
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 2 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.
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 14 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 14 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 14 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
MarriageElizabeth BlairView this family
April 20, 1796 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
John Harrod
about 1797 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a son
James Harrod
about 1799 (Age 21 years)

Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 21 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Birth of a son
Barnett Harrod
about 1801 (Age 23 years)

Birth of a daughter
Eliza Harrod
about 1803 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
Jane Harrod
about 1805 (Age 27 years)

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 32 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 33 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Birth of a brotherMoses Harrod Jr
about 1815 (Age 37 years)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 41 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death of a brotherJohn Harrod
about 1835 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherRichard J Harrod
about 1855 (Age 77 years)

The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861 (Age 83 years)

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865 (Age 87 years)

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
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Family with parents - View this family
elder brother
John Harrod
Birth: about 1775Virginia, USA
Death: about 1835Franklin County, Kentucky, USA
4 years
2 years
younger brother
37 years
younger brother
Family with Elizabeth Blair - View this family
Marriage: April 20, 1796Orange County, Virginia, USA
20 months
3 years
3 years
3 years
3 years

MarriageBenjamin & Elizabeth - Marriage RegistryBenjamin & Elizabeth - Marriage Registry
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