Amanda Luce

Brief Life History of Amanda

When Amanda Luce was born about 1854, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Benjamin B. Luce, was 26 and her mother, Sarah "Sally" Ann Carpenter, was 23. She lived in Eaton Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Windham Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin B. Luce
1829–1898
Sarah "Sally" Ann Carpenter
1832–1906
Alvah Luce
1852–1903
Abraham Luce
1852–
Amanda Luce
1854–
Ada Luce
1868–
Orcela Luce
1897–1899

Sources (3)

  • Amanda Luce in household of Benj B Luce, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda Luce in household of B D Luce, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amanda Luce in household of Benjamin B Luce, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)

1863

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

1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English:

from the Old French and Middle English female personal name Luce, Lucy, from Latin Lucia .

habitational name from Lucé (Orne), transported to England by the Normans.

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

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