Amanda Eastman

26 March 1817–24 March 1888 (Age 71)
Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Eastman was born on 26 March 1817, in Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, her father, John Eastman, was 33 and her mother, Hannah Fellows, was 37. She married Levi R. Meader on 24 December 1837, in New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 24 March 1888, at the age of 70.

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Levi R. Meader
Amanda Eastman
Marriage: 24 December 1837
Stephen Chase Meader
Valentine Eastman Meader
Charles H Meader
Sarah F Meader
George E Meader
Julia E Meader
John Eastman Meader
Benjamin H Meader
Walter Sidney Meader

Spouse and Children

24 December 1837
New Hampshire, United States


    Stephen Chase Meader


    Valentine Eastman Meader


    Charles H Meader


    Sarah F Meader


    George E Meader


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

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. 
1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough

Age 16

In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 19

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name, a variant of East . 2. variant of Eastmond .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Meader in household of Levi Meader, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda Meader in household of Levi Meader, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Amanda Meader in household of Levi Meader, "United States Census, 1870"

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