The Jonesipedia

Hugh J Shannon1787

Hugh J Shannon
Given names
Hugh J
Birth April 28, 1787
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 5 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 5 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 5 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 12 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Birth of a daughter
Margaret Shannon
about 1809 (Age 21 years)

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 22 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 24 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 31 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Marriage of a childHenderson HarrodMargaret ShannonView this family
July 14, 1830 (Age 43 years)

The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861 (Age 73 years)

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865 (Age 78 years)

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
Unique identifier

Last change September 19, 201220:10:24

by: Admin
THIS May or may not be correct