Manerva Pace

10 October 1824–14 May 1915 (Age 90)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Manerva

When Manerva Pace was born on 10 October 1824, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Alsa Pace, was 28 and her mother, Rhoda Jarvis, was 28. She married Haley B Guinn about 1846, in Lauderdale, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States in 1850 and Beat 3, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States in 1860. She died on 14 May 1915, at the age of 90, and was buried in Salem Cemetery, Kemper, Mississippi, United States.

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Haley B Guinn
Manerva Pace
Marriage: about 1846
Alsa N. Guinn
Chesley R. Guinn
Edwin Guinn
Samantha E. Guinn
Bennett Montgomery Guinn
Edmund J. Guinn
Louisa M. Guinn
Reziah Jarvis Guinn

Spouse and Children

    Haley B Guinn



about 1846
Lauderdale, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States


    Alsa N. Guinn


    Chesley R. Guinn


    Samantha E. Guinn


    Bennett Montgomery Guinn


    Edmund J. Guinn


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 11

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

Age 37

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a vernacular short form of the Latin personal name Paschalis ( see Pascal , Italian Pasquale ).2 nickname for a mild-mannered and peaceable person, from Middle English pace, pece ‘peace’, ‘concord’, ‘amity’ (via Anglo-Norman French from Latin pax, genitive pacis).3 Italian: from the medieval personal name Pace, used for both men and women, from the word pace ‘peace’ (see 1).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Minerva Guinn in household of H B Guinn, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Minerva Gwin in household of Haly B Gwin, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Minerva Pace Guinn, "Find A Grave Index"

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