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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.

1814


Jun 24

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

birth of child


William Washington Jenkins
Bullitt County, Kentucky, USA ⇓
1 Source ⇓
October 1, 1838 • Supporters of Infante Carlos, Count of Molina, are victorious in the Battle of Maella during the First Carlist War.

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 14, 1840 Maronite leader Bashir Shihab II surrenders to the British forces and goes into exile in Malta.

1840


Mar 5
Age: 25y
1840 William Hobson, the first Governor of New Zealand, suffers a stroke.

1841


Nov 28
Age: 27y

1843


Sep 10
Age: 29y
June 17, 1843 Wairau Affray in the South Island of New Zealand: An armed posse of British settlers sent to arrest Māori chief Te Rauparaha clash with members of his Ngāti Toa tribe, resulting in 26 deaths

1845


Nov 26
Age: 31y

1848


Feb 20
Age: 33y

birth of child


Rodney King Jenkins
Nelson, Kentucky, USA ⇓
1 Source ⇓
May 1, 1848 Phi Gamma Delta is founded as a North American collegiate fraternity.

1852


Jan 1
Age: 37y

birth of child


Priscilla Ann Jenkins
Nelson, Kentucky, USA ⇓
1 Source ⇓
December 4, 1852 • The French captured Laghouat.

1854


Apr 10
Age: 39y

birth of child


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

1856


Mar 24
Age: 41y
October 8, 1856 • The Second Opium War between several western powers and China begins with the Arrow Incident on the Pearl River.

1861


Age: 46y
April 7, 1861 • A population census is taken in the United Kingdom.

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 ⇓
February 6, 1900 • The international arbitration court at The Hague is created when the Netherlands' Senate ratifies an 1899 peace conference decree.

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 ⇓
February 5, 1900 • The United Kingdom and the United States sign a treaty for the building of a Central American shipping canal across Central America in Nicaragua.

1906


Oct 16
Age: 92y
November 22, 1906 • Russian Prime Minister Pyotr Stolypin introduces agrarian reforms aimed at creating a large class of land-owning peasants.

1906

October 1, 1906 • The Grand Duchy of Finland becomes the first nation to include the right of women to stand as candidates when it adopts universal suffrage.