Mary AdamsAge: 78 years1772–1850
- Mary Adams
- Given names
|Birth|| about 1772 26 29|
|Marriage||John Chadwell — View this family|
|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. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
|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. 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 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.
| Birth of a daughter|
|Susannah “Susan” Chadwell|
about 1811 (Age 39 years)
|New Madrid Earthquake|| December 16, 1811 (Age 39 years)|
Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
|Death of a mother||Phoebe Easley|
about 1817 (Age 45 years)
|Death of a father||Joshua Adams|
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 husband||John Chadwell|
January 31, 1821 (Age 49 years)
|Marriage of a child||John Chapman — Susannah “Susan” Chadwell — View this family|
Type: Civil marriageJune 8, 1845 (Age 73 years)
|Death|| September 21, 1850 (Age 78 years)|
|Last change|| January 1, 2015 – 12:15:36|
|Family with parents|
Birth: about 1746 — Halifax County, Virginia, USA
Death: about 1819 — Wayne County, Kentucky, USA
Birth: about 1743 — Halifax County, Virginia, USA
Death: about 1817 — Wayne County, Kentucky, USA
Marriage: 1768 —
|Family with John Chadwell|
Birth: about 1772 40 19 — Henry County, Virginia, USA
Death: January 31, 1821 — Tazewell, Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA
Susannah “Susan” Chadwell
Birth: about 1811 39 39 — Lee County, Virginia, USA