Margaret Moffette Lea Houston

11 Apr 1819 - 3 Dec 1867

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Margaret Moffette Lea Houston

11 Apr 1819 - 3 Dec 1867
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Grave site information of Margaret Moffette Lea Houston (11 Apr 1819 - 3 Dec 1867) at Sam Houston Grave in Huntsville, Walker, Texas, United States from BillionGraves

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Margaret Moffette Lea Houston

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Sam Houston Grave

817 9th St
Huntsville, Walker, Texas
United States
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July 6, 2013
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June 22, 2013

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Life timeline of Margaret Moffette Lea Houston

1819
Margaret Moffette Lea Houston was born on 11 Apr 1819
Margaret Moffette Lea Houston was 7 years old when The Erie Canal opens: Passage from Albany, New York to Lake Erie. The Erie Canal is a canal in New York, United States that is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System. Originally, it ran 363 miles (584 km) from where Albany meets the Hudson River to where Buffalo meets Lake Erie. It was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. When completed in 1825, it was the second longest canal in the world and greatly affected the development and economy of New York, New York City, and the United States.
Margaret Moffette Lea Houston was 13 years old when Charles Darwin embarks on his journey aboard HMS Beagle, during which he will begin to formulate his theory of evolution. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
Margaret Moffette Lea Houston was 21 years old when Samuel Morse receives the patent for the telegraph. Samuel Finley Breese Morse was an American painter and inventor. After having established his reputation as a portrait painter, in his middle age Morse contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs. He was a co-developer of the Morse code and helped to develop the commercial use of telegraphy.
Margaret Moffette Lea Houston was 41 years old when Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
Margaret Moffette Lea Houston died on 3 Dec 1867 at the age of 48
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