Jotham Merritt Manny

28 September 1811–19 January 1898 (Age 86)
Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Jotham Merritt

When Jotham Merritt Manny was born on 28 September 1811, in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States, his father, Benjamin B. Manny, was 25 and his mother, Barbara De Graff, was 28. He married Mercy Card on 24 January 1854, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870. He died on 19 January 1898, in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jotham Merritt Manny
Sophia H. Gilman
Marriage: 22 November 1860
Benjamin G. Manny
Robert G. Manny

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1860St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 7
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    1834 · Zion's Camp
    Age 23
    Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Meaney .Scottish: variant of Mennie .English: variant of Maney .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (8)

    • Jotham M Manny, "United States Census, 1870"
    • I M Manny, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Jotham Merritt Manny - Individual or family possessions: death: 19 January 1898; Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States

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