Samuel Courtney

1805–April 1880 (Age 75)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Courtney was born in 1805, in Virginia, United States, his father, William Courtney, was 22 and his mother, Elizabeth Lazzell, was 22. He married Nancy A Fleming on 18 March 1858, in Marion, West Virginia, United States. He lived in Fabius Township, Marion, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Liberty Township, Marion, Missouri, United States in 1870. He died in April 1880, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Courtney
1805–1880
Lydia Baremore
1806–1858
Eliza Jane Courtney
1828–1899
James Lazelle Courtney
1834–1904
Mary Courtney
1838–
Samuel Fletcher Courtney
1842–1927
Marshall M. Courtney
1846–1916

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World Events (8)

1808
Age 3
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built
Age 7
The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 20
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.

Name Meaning

(1997: 9758;2007: 20208; 2010: 27205)English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Courtenay near Sens in northern France, or some other place similarly named, from the name of a Gallo-Roman landlord, Curtenus (a derivative of Latin curtus ‘short’) + the locative suffix -acum.Irish: English surname adopted for Ó Curnáin ‘descendant of Curnán’, an Old Irish personal name based on a diminutive of corn ‘horn’.

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

Possible Related Names

Courtenay
Coatney
Cotney

Sources (7)

  • Samuel Courtnay, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Samuel Courtney, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Samuel Courtney, "United States Census, 1860"

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