Zebland True (1765 - 1830)

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Zebland True
1765 - 1830
updated February 06, 2019
Zebland True was born on May 21, 1765. He died on February 4, 1830 at 64 years old.

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Zebland True passed away on February 4, 1830 at 64 years old. He was born on May 21, 1765. We are unaware of information about Zebland's family or relationships.
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In 1808, by the time he was 43 years old, on February 6th, the ship Topaz - which had sailed out of Boston, hunting seals - rediscovered Pitcairn Island. The mutineers from the HMS Bounty had gone there after the mutiny in April of 1789. Only one HMS Bounty mutineer was still alive, John Adams, who had changed his name to Alexander Smith.

In 1811, he was 46 years old when on December 16th, the New Madrid earthquake - in the Mississippi Valley near the city of New Madrid, Missouri - temporarily reversed the course of the Mississippi River. The quake is estimated to have been 7.5 - 7.9. Other large earthquakes along the fault occurred on January 23rd and February 7th, 1812. These quakes were the largest ever recorded east of the Rockies.

In 1816, at the age of 51 years old, Zebland was alive when in July, Lord Byron, Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, Percy Bysshe Shelley and John Polidori were vacationing in Switzerland, talking about the occult. They challenged each other to write the best horror story they could. Mary (Godwin) Shelley wrote "Frankenstein" - which came to her in a dream. Polidori wrote the short story The Vampyre.

In 1823, at the age of 58 years old, Zebland was alive when on February 20th, British explorer James Weddell's expedition to Antarctica traveled 532 miles south of the Antarctic Circle - the southernmost position any ship had reached before. It would be more than 80 years before anyone sailed farther. The region of the Southern Ocean that he explored was later named the Weddell Sea.

In 1830, in the year of Zebland True's passing, on May 28th, the US Congress passed the Indian Removal Act. The Act authorized the President to negotiate with Native Americans in the southern region of the US, exchanging their ancestral lands for federal territory west of the Mississippi River. Tens of thousands of Native Americans were forced to move - and march - west.

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Benjamin True
Jan 10, 1694 - Apr 21, 1779
Rhoda True
Jul 15, 1755 - Dec 27, 1797
Deacon Jabez True True, Jr.
Sep 27, 1714 - Feb 10, 1749
Sarah Eaton True
Born: Mar 1, 1723
Jabez True, Sr.
Oct 6, 1686 - May 22, 1749
Ann Currier True
Nov 23, 1713 - Nov 16, 1742
Mary True
May 30, 1668 - Jul 8, 1723
John True
Feb 23, 1677 - Nov 19, 1754
Jemima True
Feb 11, 1702 - Sep 25, 1728
John True
Jan 12, 1703 - Dec 31, 1766
Jacob True
Born: Aug 9, 1705
Ezekiel True
Jun 1, 1707 - Jan 12, 1797
Ann True
Mar 4, 1712 - May 24, 1713
Mary True Morrill
Jun 18, 1723 - Nov 14, 1806
Thomas True
Jun 30, 1717 - around 1735
Jane True French
Dec 5, 1676 - Mar 24, 1715

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