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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Benjamin B. Luce
Sarah "Sally" Ann Carpenter
Alvah Luce
Abraham Luce
Amanda Luce
Ada Luce
Orcela Luce

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"

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Name Meaning


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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