Kelson Burbank Genealogy » William Monroe Fletcher (1816-1891)

Personal data William Monroe Fletcher 

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Ancestors (and descendant) of William Monroe Fletcher

Household of William Monroe Fletcher

He is married to Harriet Jane Fletcher (Tullos.

Married 1838 at LA, he was 21 years old.


  1. William Henderson Fletcher  1840-1920
  2. George Washington Fletcher  1842-1916 
  3. John Wade Fletcher  1849-1915
  4. James Crow Fletcher  1853-1912 
  5. Lourania Jane Peters (Fletcher  1858-1944 
  6. Joseph L. Fletcher  1860-1932 

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  1. Ancestry Family Trees, Ancestry Family Tree
  2. Ancestry Family Trees, Ancestry Family Tree
  3. 1860 United States Federal Census,, Year: 1860; Census Place: Winn, Louisiana; Roll: M653_426; Page: 886; Image: 421; Family History Library Film: 803426
  4. 1850 United States Federal Census,, Year: 1850; Census Place: Catahoula, Louisiana; Roll: M432_230; Page: 72B; Image: 466
  5. 1870 United States Federal Census,, Year: 1870; Census Place: Ward 2, Winn, Louisiana; Roll: M593_535; Page: 479A; Image: 539; Family History Library Film: 552034
  6. 1880 United States Federal Census, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Year: 1880; Census Place: 3rd Ward, Winn, Louisiana; Roll: 474; Family History Film: 1254474; Page: 610A; Enumeration District: 054; Image: 0725
  7. 1840 United States Federal Census,, Year: 1840; Census Place: Smith, Mississippi; Roll: 217; Page: 234; Image: 926; Family History Library Film: 0014841
  8. Mississippi, State and Territorial Census Collection, 1792-1866,

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Historical context

  • The temperature on July 26, 1816 was about 20.0 °C. Wind direction mainly west-northwest. Weather type: half bewolkt winderig bui. Source: KNMI
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    De Republiek der Verenigde Nederlanden werd in 1794-1795 door de Fransen veroverd onder leiding van bevelhebber Charles Pichegru (geholpen door de Nederlander Herman Willem Daendels); de verovering werd vergemakkelijkt door het dichtvriezen van de Waterlinie; Willem V moest op 18 januari 1795 uitwijken naar Engeland (en van daaruit in 1801 naar Duitsland); de patriotten namen de macht over van de aristocratische regenten en proclameerden de Bataafsche Republiek; op 16 mei 1795 werd het Haags Verdrag gesloten, waarmee ons land een vazalstaat werd van Frankrijk; in 3.1796 kwam er een Nationale Vergadering; in 1798 pleegde Daendels een staatsgreep, die de unitarissen aan de macht bracht; er kwam een nieuwe grondwet, die een Vertegenwoordigend Lichaam (met een Eerste en Tweede Kamer) instelde en als regering een Directoire; in 1799 sloeg Daendels bij Castricum een Brits-Russische invasie af; in 1801 kwam er een nieuwe grondwet; bij de Vrede van Amiens (1802) kreeg ons land van Engeland zijn koloniën terug (behalve Ceylon); na de grondwetswijziging van 1805 kwam er een raadpensionaris als eenhoofdig gezag, namelijk Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck (van 31 oktober 1761 tot 25 maart 1825).
  • In the year 1816: Source: Wikipedia
    • January 9 » Humphry Davy tests his safety lamp for miners at Hebburn Colliery.
    • April 14 » Bussa, a slave in British-ruled Barbados, leads a slave rebellion and is killed. For this, he is remembered as the first national hero of Barbados.
    • July 2 » The French frigateMéduse strikes the Bank of Arguin and 151 people on board have to be evacuated on an improvised raft, a case immortalised by Géricault's painting The Raft of the Medusa.
    • July 9 » Argentina declares independence from Spain.
    • August 24 » The Treaty of St. Louis is signed in St. Louis, Missouri.
    • September 5 » Louis XVIII has to dissolve the Chambre introuvable ("Unobtainable Chamber").

  • The temperature on March 17, 1891 was about 15.7 °C. The air pressure was 12 kgf/m2 and came mainly from the east-northeast. The airpressure was 75 cm mercury. The atmospheric humidity was 31%. Source: KNMI
  • Koningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • Regentes Emma (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1898 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from April 21, 1888 to August 21, 1891 the cabinet Mackay, with Mr. A. baron Mackay (AR) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 21, 1891 to May 9, 1894 the cabinet Van Tienhoven, with Mr. G. van Tienhoven (unie-liberaal) as prime minister.
  • In the year 1891: Source: Wikipedia
    • The Netherlands had about 5.1 million citizens.
    • January 29 » Liliuokalani is proclaimed the last monarch and only queen regnant of the Kingdom of Hawaii.
    • March 17 » SSUtopia collides with HMSAnson in the Bay of Gibraltar and sinks, killing 562 of the 880 passengers on board.
    • May 15 » Pope Leo XIII defends workers' rights and property rights in the encyclical Rerum novarum, the beginning of modern Catholic social teaching.
    • May 20 » History of cinema: The first public display of Thomas Edison's prototype kinetoscope.
    • July 26 » France annexes Tahiti.
    • August 24 » Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera.

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