Amanda Rupert

Female19 November 1842–23 November 1914

Brief Life History of Amanda

When Amanda Rupert was born on 19 November 1842, in Boardman Township, Mahoning, Ohio, United States, her father, William C Rupert, was 23 and her mother, Maria Anna Simon, was 24. She married George Lawrence on 10 May 1866, in Trumbull, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Freedom, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Windham, Windham Township, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 23 November 1914, in Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Windham Cemetery, Windham, Portage, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Lawrence
1838–1899
Amanda Rupert
1842–1914
Marriage: 10 May 1866
Elmer W. Lawrence
1872–1917
Roger D. Lawrence
1873–1936
Fanny A. Lawrence
1875–
Clyde Delbert Lawrence
1878–1045

Sources (16)

  • Amanda Lawrence, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Amanda Rupard, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Amanda Lawrence, "Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 May 1866Trumbull, Ohio, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1846

    Age 4

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 18

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    1863

    Age 21

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch, North German, and Slovenian: from the ancient Germanic personal name Rupert, composed of the elements hrōd ‘renown’ + berht ‘bright’. Compare Rupprecht .

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

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