Linius Manville

1799–30 August 1861 (Age 62)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Linius

When Linius Manville was born in 1799, in Connecticut, United States, his father, Asa Manville, was 30 and his mother, Eunice Hough, was 25. He married Diantha Sage on 30 November 1826, in Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 August 1861, in Great Barrington, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Great Barrington, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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Linius Manville
Diantha Sage
Marriage: 30 November 1826
Hiram Sage Manville
Sarah Manville
Edward E. Manville
Lucy M. Manville

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30 November 1826
Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 3

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 20

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Mandeville .2 French: habitational name from Menville in the Haute-Garonne.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Linus Mainville, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Linus Manville, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Lenni Manville, "United States Census, 1850"

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