Amos Beard Maine

20 May 1827–7 June 1892 (Age 65)
Geauga, Ohio, United States

The Life of Amos Beard

When Amos Beard Maine was born on 20 May 1827, in Geauga, Ohio, United States, his father, Loderick L Maine, was 31 and his mother, Anne Eliza Baird, was 20. He married Mary Ann Bryan on 25 October 1850, in Scott, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Jefferson Township, Warren, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Jackson Township, Warren, Iowa, United States for about 15 years. He died on 7 June 1892, in Wick, Warren, Iowa, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Wallace Cemetery, Wick, Warren, Iowa, United States.

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Amos Beard Maine
Mary Ann Bryan
Marriage: 25 October 1850
Lucas Maine
Albert C. Maine
John Franklin Maine
Ann Eliza Maine
Miranda Amanda E. Maine
Sarah Alice Maine
Martha C. Maine
Sarah Maine
Mary Jane Maine
Emma Emesiata Maine
Loderick Lee Maine
Lodrick S. Maine
Charles Wesley Maine

Spouse and Children

25 October 1850
Scott, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 9

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 19

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

Name Meaning

1 French: topographic name from Old French maine ‘dwelling’, ‘residence’, ‘abode’, or a habitational name from any of numerous places so named.2 Scottish and English: variant spelling of Main .3 Catalan (Mainé): variant of Mainer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amos B Mayne, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amos Maine, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amos B Maine, "Iowa State Census, 1885"

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