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Margaret Cravens

1814 - 1906

 

Mary, Conley

Margaret Cravens
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Parents
John C Cravens
John C Cravens
1760 - 1850
Mary Carlyle
Mary Carlyle
1773 - 1866
Spouse
Children
William Washington Jenkins
William W Jenkins
1838 - 1919
David Cravens Jenkins
David Cravens Jenkins
1840 - 1871
Mary Melvina Jenkins
Mary Melvina Jenkins
1841 - 1925
Eleven Jenkins
Eleven Jenkins
1843 - 1924
John Seldon Jenkins
John Seldon Jenkins
1845 - 1922
Rodney King Jenkins
Rodney King Jenkins
1848 - 1891
Priscilla Ann Jenkins
Priscilla Ann Jenkins
1852 - 1918
Siblings

Margaret and Jeremiah were married for 60 years, and had five sons and four daughters.  She was married previously to a Michael Conley.  Her sister Martha married Jeremiah's brother, George Washington Jenkins.

1836


May 25
Age: 21y

marriage


Jeremiah Franklin Jenkins
Kentucky, USA ⇓
A David Cravens signed their marriage contract.
1 Source ⇓

1838


Aug 1
Age: 24y

1840


Age: 25y
Jeremiah Franklin Jenkins - 1840 United States Federal Census

residence


West Divison, Nelson, Kentucky, USA ⇓
There is a David Cravens living right next door.
1 Source ⇓
October 7, 1840 Willem II becomes King of the Netherlands.

1840


Mar 5
Age: 25y
1840 Pedro II is declared "of age" prematurely and begins to reassert central control in Brazil.

1841


Nov 28
Age: 27y

1843


Sep 10
Age: 29y
March 13, 1843 Catawba County, North Carolina, is created and its first court held in Mathias Barringer Jr.'s house.

1845


Nov 26
Age: 31y

1848


Feb 20
Age: 33y

birth of child


Rodney King Jenkins
Nelson, Kentucky, USA ⇓
1 Source ⇓
August 17, 1848 Yucatán officially unites with Mexico.

1852


Jan 1
Age: 37y

birth of child


Priscilla Ann Jenkins
Nelson, Kentucky, USA ⇓
1 Source ⇓
March 4, 1852 Phi Mu Sorority was founded in Macon Georgia

1854


Apr 10
Age: 39y

birth of child


Harriet Madison Jenkins
Nelson, Kentucky, USA ⇓
1 Source ⇓

1856


Mar 24
Age: 41y
March 9, 1856 • National Fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon is founded at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

1861


Age: 46y
February 8, 1861 • American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States.

1900


Age: 85y
Margaret Cravens - 1900 United States Federal Census

residence


Marshall, Saline, Missouri, USA ⇓
She was living with her son, John Seldon.
1 Source ⇓
September 17, 1900 • Philippine–American War: Filipinos under Juan Cailles defeat the Americans under Colonel Benjamin F. Cheatham at Mabitac.

1900


Age: 85y
Margaret Cravens - 1900 United States Federal Census

residence


Marshall, Saline, Missouri, USA ⇓
Living with her son John, who was a gardener. Both her parents are listed as being born in Virginia.
1 Source ⇓
August 14, 1900 Boxer Rebellion: An international contingent of troops, under British command, invades Peking and frees the Europeans taken hostage.

1906


Oct 16
Age: 92y
September 30, 1906 • The first Gordon Bennett Cup in ballooning is held, starting in Paris. The winning team, piloting the balloon United States, lands in Fylingdales, Yorkshire, England.

1906

December 14, 1906 • The first German Imperial Navy submarine, U-1 (launched on August 4), is commissioned.