Events from the year 1831 in the United States. Contents. [hide]. 1 Incumbents. 1.1 Federal Government; 1.2 Governors; 1.3 Lieutenant Governors. 2 Events. Incumbents · Events · Births · Deaths.
The Debate Intensifies. 1831. Nat Turner, an enslaved Baptist preacher believing himself divinely inspired, leads a violent rebellion in Southampton, Virginia.
This section of the Timeline of United States history concerns events from 1820 to in the United States: 1831, U.S. territorial extent in – Second Great. Whitman and Eliza Hart Spaulding made a marker at South Pass Wyoming. Photo above: Independence Rock on the Oregon Trail. Jenney, US, architect and "father of the skyscraper," was born. Governor of Missouri : John Miller Democratic. Winthrop, Maine, by twins Hiram A. James Blair Murdoch Photograph Collection.