Daniel Layman

1 March 1788–25 March 1864 (Age 76)
Rockingham, Virginia, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Layman was born on 1 March 1788, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, his father, Ludwick Lewis Lehman, was 48 and his mother, Anna Elizabeth Gross, was 44. He married Barbara Armentrout on 29 August 1814, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 25 March 1864, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Keezletown, Rockingham, Virginia, United States.

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Daniel Layman
Barbara Armentrout
Marriage: 29 August 1814
Gideon Laymon
Nathaniel Layman
Cyrus Layman
Kathrina Leman
Martha Laymon
Margaret Ann Laymon
Henry Layman
Julia Ann Leman
James Layman
Caroline Lehman

Spouse and Children

29 August 1814
Rockingham, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1789 · The United States Constitution

Age 1

Originally comprising seven articles, the United States Constitution is the backbone of the law in the Nation. The first three articles talk about the separation of powers, dividing the government into three branches: the legislative, the executive, and the judicial. Articles Four, Five and Six describe the what each state governments have rights to do, how the states and the federal government should act in their relationship, and how the constitutional amendments are shared between all states. The Seventh Article explains and establishes the procedure used by the thirteen States to ratify it. It is regarded as the oldest written and codified national constitution in force. Since the Constitution came into force in 1789, it has been amended 27 times, including an amendment to repeal a previous one.

Age 20

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow, pasture, or patch of (fallow) arable land, Middle English leye.2 Americanized spelling of German Lehmann .3 German: variant of Lay 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Danl Layman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Daniel Layman in entry for James Layman, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"
  • Daniel in entry for James Layman, "Virginia, Rockingham County, Marriage Registers, 1864-1926"

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