John Primrose (1794 - 1856)

John Primrose
1794 - 1856
updated August 06, 2020
John Primrose, father to 3 children, was born in 1794. John's partner was Ann Roberts, and they gave birth to Charles Herman Burton Primrose, George Edward Primrose, and Thomas Primrose. He died in 1856 at 62 years of age.

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John Primrose, father to 3 children, died in 1856 at 62 years old. He was born in 1794. John's partner was Ann Roberts, and they gave birth to Charles Herman Burton Primrose, George Edward Primrose, and Thomas Primrose.
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In 1811, he was 17 years old when on November 7th, the Battle of Tippecanoe was fought. American troops led by William Henry Harrison - then Governor of the Indiana Territory, later the 9th President of the United States - defeated the Native American warriors. A confederacy of Native American tribes opposed U.S. expansion into Indian Territory. but Tecumseh was gone, recruiting troops, and there was no military leader on the Native American side. The battle lasted 2 hours.

In 1826, when he was 32 years old, on February 13th, the American Temperance Society was founded in Boston. In the beginning, the Temperance Society promoted abstaining from alcohol but with time it pushed for abolishing alcohol. Drinking was a severe stress on many families, with drunkenness contributing to poverty and abuse.

In 1836, at the age of 42 years old, John was alive when on October 22nd, Sam Houston was inaugurated as the first elected President of the Republic of Texas, which was formed in 1836 as a result of Texas' independence from Mexico. He served two years, per the Texas Constitution - subsequent Presidents could serve three years.

In 1840, he was 46 years old when on July 23rd, Upper Canada and Lower Canada were merged by the British Parliament, creating the United Province of Canada. This area later became the provinces of Ontario and Quebec.

In 1856, in the year of John Primrose's passing, on May 21st, Lawrence Kansas was ransacked and burned by pro-slavery forces. Called the "Sacking of Lawrence", it was part of the "Bleeding Kansas" war between pro-slavery and antislavery settlers.

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