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William EwingAge: 49 years17701819

William Ewing
Given names
Birth about 1770 32

Birth of a brotherSamuel E Ewing
about 1772 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherPutman Ewing
about 1776 (Age 6 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 6 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 7 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 10 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 19 years)

Marriage of a parentPatrick Ewing Esq.Elizabeth PorterView this family
July 16, 1789 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a half-brotherPatrick Jr. Ewing
about 1791 (Age 21 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 22 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 22 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 22 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 29 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 40 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 41 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 49 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 49 years)
Burial of a fatherPatrick Ewing Esq.
April 11, 1819 (Age 49 years)
Cemetery: West Nottingham Meeting House Cemetery
Note: Birth: Feb. 1, 1737
Note: Find A Grave Memorial# 57469207

Death about 1819 (Age 49 years)
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Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1760Cecil County, Maryland, USA
11 years
3 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Elizabeth Porter - View this family
Marriage: July 16, 1789Cecil County, Maryland, USA
3 years