Susannah Fallis

Brief Life History of Susannah

When Susannah Fallis was born on 12 April 1808, in Shelby, Kentucky, United States, her father, Dr Samuel Fallis, was 23 and her mother, Rebecca Adams, was 18. She married Lyman Wallick Mix on 1 September 1829, in Switzerland, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Cotton Township, Switzerland, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Lawrenceburg, Dearborn, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 19 September 1866, in Milan, Ripley, Indiana, United States, at the age of 58.

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Edward Roberts
Susannah Fallis
Marriage: 13 March 1837
Rebecca Roberts
David F. Roberts
Nancy Ann Roberts
Isabella Roberts
Simeon S Roberts
John William Roberts
Eliza Ann Roberts
Sarah Martha Roberts

Sources (13)

  • Susanna Roberts in household of Edward Roberts, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Susannah Mix, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Susanna Fallis Roberts, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)


War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.


Historical Boundaries: 1816: Switzerland, Indiana Territory, United States 1816: Switzerland, Indiana, United States

1825 · The Crimes Act

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

English and Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Anglo-Norman French faleise, faloise ‘cliff’ (a word of ancient Germanic origin), for someone who lived on or by a cliff. Or from Falaise in Calvados, France, which was the birthplace of William the Conqueror.

English: variant of Fall 2.

Scottish and northern Irish: shortened form of McFalls (see also McPhail ).

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

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