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Margaret Kippleman
1740 - 1840
Margaret Kippleman was born about 1740 in an unknown place and died in an unknown year in an unknown place. Dates for birth and death are estimated.

Believed to be the daughter of Jacob Kippleman. After the death of her first husband (Jacob Yon) she marries James Hughey.

Her children with Jesse:
  • Jesse Yon,
  • Levi Yon,
  • Benjamin Yon
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    Other1/1/1770 SC (Newberry County) 30 yrs old 
    George Adam Young is granted land near Broad River in 1770. In 1797 he sells 150 acres to Jacob Young. Jacob and his wife, Margaret, sell this land to Simon Wicker in 1797 -- two years before Jacob dies. (Copy of page from Newberry County, SC, Historical and Genealogical Annals, George Leland Summer provided by Jerry Yon.) 
    Census1/1/1790 SC (Newberry County) 50 yrs old 
    Page 60 -George Yon -one male (under 16), one male (over 16), two females

    Four lines below- Jacob Youn - one male (over 16), two females  
    Additional information about Newberry County, SC around 1790: Click here to see a map from this timeperiod.  
    Other1/17/1795 SC (Newberry County) 55 yrs old 
    A portion of the estate of Jacob Cappleman is distributed to Jacob Youne. (Copy of document contributed by Jerry Yon.) 
    Census1/1/1800 SC (Newberry County) 60 yrs old 
    This information, while true, may NOT apply to our Margaret Kippleman.  Pg.78-James Hughe -two males - (Under 10), one male - (16 thru 25), one female - (Under 10), one female - (10 thru 15), one - Female - (26 thru 44)  
    Other7/28/1800 SC (Newberry County) 60 yrs old 
    Estate Settlement for Jacob Yon -- Provides $500. Names mentioned: Margaret Hewey, James Hewey, George Feltman, George Yon. Margaret Hewey and James Hewey acted as administrators of the estate which consisted of farm animals, farm tools, loom, kitchenware, Dutch Books, beds and furniture. (Copy of this document provided by Jerry Yon.) 
    Other8/21/1801 SC (Newberry County) 61 yrs old 
    Payment for the estate of Jacob Youn provides $100.21 to: Elizabeth Balderee, John Youn, Catherine Balderee, and Jacob Youn. A deduction of 102.75 is noted as 'widows third'. (Copy of document contributed by Jerry Yon.) 
    Census1/1/1810 SC (Newberry County) 70 yrs old 
    page 101, line 6 - Margaret Hughey - one male (under 10), one male (10-16), one male (16-26) , one female (10-16), one female ( over 45)  

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    12 1752 Great Britain adopts the Gregorian calendar on 9/14/1752.
    29 1769 The first steam engine is invented by Watt
    37 1777 The concept of chemical compounds is conceived by Lavoisier
    43 1783 The hot air balloon is invented by Michel and Montgolfier and the first people in modern history fly at an altitude of 1800 m.
    45 1785 The power loom was invented by Cartwright to produce cloth.
    53 1793 The cotton gin was invented by Whitney.
    59 1799 The Rosetta Stone was discovered
    60 1800 The first battery was invented by Volta
    67 1807 The first steamboat was invented by Fulton
    74 1814 The first locomotive engine was created by Stephenson
    90 1830 The first railroad is constructed between Liverpool and Manchester, England
    99 1839 Goodyear invents vulcanized rubber, opening the door for tires and other rubber products.
    9 1749 Laws in GA prohibiting the importation of slaves are rescinded. Georgia planters were hiring SC slaves for life and even openly purchasing slaves at the dock in Savannah.
    35 1775 NEWS HEADLINES: On April 18th, Paul Revere makes his famous ride proclaiming "The British are Coming" and the American Revolution War begins. Britain hires 29,000 German mercenaries to handle conflict in North America.
    36 1776 NEWS HEADLINES: July 4th, American Revolution War ends and the United States of America is officially created.
    60 1800 NEWS HEADLINES: Seat of U.S. government moves from Philadelphia to Washington DC
    71 1811 NEWS HEADLINES: Tecumseh's emerging Indian Confederacy is defeated at the Battle of Tippecanoe in Ohio. Afterwards, Tecumseh and his brother travel from their Shawnee homes in the north to recruit and unify the southern Indians.
    72 1812 NEWS HEADLINES: War of 1812 begins and will continue for until 1814. Some call it the Second War of Independence because the US fights Great Britain to a stalemate, Americas independence was assured.
    88 1828 Gold is discovered in Georgia.
    94 1834 July 9 - The S.S. John Randolph, the first successful iron steamship, is launched in Savannah
    7 1747 The New York Bar Association is founded in New York City
    10 1750 Charleston, SC, has become the most affluent and largest city in the South. It is the leading port and trading center for the southern colonies. The population in the Carolinas has exceeded 100,000 with many French Protestant Huguenots. The wealth plantation owners bring private tutors from Ireland and Scotland. Public education does not exist.
    20 1760 The Cherokee War (1760-61) ends in a treaty that opens the Up County for settlement. The Bounty At of 1761 offers public land tax free for ten years, and settlers from other colonies begin pouring into the Carolina "Up Country".
    23 1763 Georgia Gazette begins publication. It is the first newspaper in Georgia and the eighth newspaper in the English colonies.
    26 1766 Britain passes the Stamp Act taxing all colonial newspapers, advertisements, leases, licenses, pamphlets, and legal documents. Later the same year, Britain repeals the Stamp Act in Britain -- but it continues to be enforced on colonists in North America
    33 1773 Angered by the tea tax of 1767 and the British East India Company's monopoly on tea trade, the independent New England colonial merchants dump the precious cargo overboard into the Boston harbor. This incident is called the Boston Tea Party.
    34 1774 The First Continental Congress of fifty-five representatives (except from the colony of Georgia) meets in Philadelphia to discuss relations with Britain, the possibility of independence, and the hope of a peaceful solution. King George III scorns the thought of reconciliation and declares the colonies to be in a state of open rebellion.
    35 1775 On April 18th, Paul Revere makes his famous ride proclaiming "The British are Coming" and the American Revolution War begins. Britain hires 29,000 German mercenaries to handle conflict in North America.
    36 1776 July 4th, American Revolution War ends and the United States of America is officially created.
    38 1778 Alliance between United States and France
    47 1787 Constitution of the United States is signed
    53 1793 Alexander McGillivray, the head of the Creek Indian Nation, dies. A restlessness begins to grow among the Indians in what is now Georgia, Alabama and Northern Florida as town chiefs via for the vacant leadership role.
    54 1794 The United States establishes the Navy
    58 1798 Mississippi Territory organized from Georgia's western land claims. It includes what will later become portions of Mississippi, Alabama and Northern Florida,
    63 1803 Louisiana Purchase from France (who secured it from Spain) gives the US a huge new territory and the port of New Orleans.
    64 1804 The Seminole warrior later known as Osceola is born near Tuskegee, AL.
    65 1805 Federal Road project begins after the Creek Indians give the U.S. permission to develop a “horse path” through their nation that will provide better mail delivery between Washington City (DC) and New Orleans. Soon settlers are traveling and settling along this path to settle the southern frontier.
    66 1806 Lewis and Clark Expedition, which began in 1804, ends. News of the rich lands to the west begins to spread.
    71 1811 By 1811 the new "Federal Road" (which started as a horse path) is filled with a steady flow of white settlers into Creek Indian Territories. The Spanish begin to fan hostile sentiments among the Indians.
    80 1820 The Act of April 24, 1820 abolished the land purchase credit system, fixed the price of public lands at $1.25 per acre, and set the minimum purchase at 80 acres. After a person purchased land, a final certificate was issued by the land office and sent to Washington DC to be verified and signed by the President -- a time consuming process. Public lands were most typically available through US treaties with Indians who agreed to be removed from their homelands.
    90 1830 Indian Removal Act signed and the moving of eastern Indians west of the Mississippi begins.
    95 1835 Second Seminole Indian War begins.
    97 1837 The trickery used to capture Seminole Indian Chief Osceola (Assi Yohola) creates a public uproar and U.S. General Jesup is publicly condemned.
    100 1840 Oregon Trail is established
    3 1743 King George's War against North America and Caribbean begins
    8 1748 King George's War against North America and Caribbean ends
    16 1756 Seven Year's War begins
    19 1759 Jesuits are forced out of France
    23 1763 Seven Year's War ends; Peace is established in Paris between France, Spain, England and Portugal
    24 1764 Britain passes the Sugar Act forbids American importation of foreign rum and taxing imported molasses, wine, silk, coffee, and a number of other luxury items.
    27 1767 Jesuits are forced out of Spanish America
    39 1779 Spain declares war on England
    40 1780 Josef II abolishes serfdom in Hungary; England declares war on Holland
    43 1783 Peace established at Versailles between France, England, Spain and United States; Britain cedes all lands west to the Mississippi River
    47 1787 Catherine the Great leads Russia into war with Turkey
    48 1788 Russia begins war with Sweden
    49 1789 French feudal system is abolished with the Declaration of Rights of Man. Outbreak of hostilities in France with the fall of the Bastille on July 14; Revolution in Austrian Netherlands declares independence as Belgium
    52 1792 French Revolutionary Wars begin and the French royal family is imprisoned the following year
    53 1793 Marie Antoinette is executed; Fugitive Slave Act passed; Roman Catholic faith is banned in France; France declares war on Britain and Holland.
    55 1795 White Terror and bread riots in Paris
    56 1796 Napoleon marries Josephine de Beauharnais
    57 1797 Napoleon proclaims the Venetian Constitution, founds Ligurian Republic in Genoa
    93 1833 Santa Anna is elected President of Mexico

    Jacob Yon
    Born about 1740 and died about 1800
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    The Children of Margaret Kippleman

    70 years old
    Jesse Yon
    Born in Abbeville, South Carolina on December 21, 1790 and died in Blountstown (Calhoun County), Florida on December 21, 1863. He was 73 years old.

    He married Mary Ann Cumby in about 1809.
    Their children:
    1. Levi M. L. Yon (1810)
    2. William Ruel Yon (1817)
    3. Terrel Higdon (1820)
    4. Clementine "...
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    Benjamin Yon
    Born somewhere in South Carolina about 1798 and died somewhere in Florida about 1870. He was about 72 years old.

    He married Martha Snellgrove.

    Children: Seaborn (1824 - 1893) married Elizabeth Mashburn (1825 )-children: Joel Benjamin (1847),James(1850),Joseph (1852...
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