Abednego Maness

10 February 1823–1856 (Age 32)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Abednego

When Abednego Maness was born on 10 February 1823, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William Nathan Maness, was 40 and his mother, Mary Maness, was 42. He married Mary Sanders in 1847, in McNairy, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Ouachita, Arkansas, United States in 1850. He died in 1856, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in De Ann, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Abednego? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Abednego Maness
Mary Sanders
Marriage: 1847
Margaret Maness
Aaron Thomas Maness
Milly Maness
Mary Catherine Maness
John W. Maness
Nancy Maness
Edward Maness

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1847McNairy, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    +5 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    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.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 7
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 12
    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.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 2921;2007: 5869; 2010: 8095)Altered form of Manes .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (5)

    • Birth Record of William Nathan Maness and Family in Bible Page 2
    • A D Manas, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Abednego Maness, "Find A Grave Index"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.