Michael Minick

about 1792–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Michael

When Michael Minick was born about 1792, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Minick, was 26 and his mother, Mary Bermont, was 26. He married Margaret McChristie on 31 January 1821, in Pennsylvania, United States.

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Michael Minick
Margaret McChristie
Marriage: 31 January 1821

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
Age 2
The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital
Age 20
Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 33
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: 904;2007: 1827; 2010: 2677)Americanized form of German, Slovak, Czech, or Polish Minich 1 ‘monk’, or of Polish Minich 2.Americanized form of Polish Minik, Slovak and Czech Miník: possibly a short form of the personal name Dominik (see Dominick ) or a nickname from Middle High German münich ‘monk’ (see Minnich 1, compare Minich 1).

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

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  • Michael Minick, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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