Agnes Nancy Boyer

1787–February 1834 (Age 47)
Lebanon Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Agnes Nancy

When Agnes Nancy Boyer was born in 1787, in Lebanon Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Friedrich Beyer, was 46 and her mother, Catherine Fry, was 41. She married George Phillips on 8 August 1805. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died in February 1834, in Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

George Phillips
Agnes Nancy Boyer
Marriage: 8 August 1805
Grosvenor Phillips
Isabella Philips
Betsey B Phillips
Fanny B Phillips
Julia A. Phillips
Grandison Phillips
Austin Phillips
Mary G. Phillips
Abigail M Phillips
Nancy A Phillips
George W Phillips

Spouse and Children

8 August 1805


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Friedrich Beyer


    Catherine Fry




    Anna Mary Polly Boyer


    Elizabeth Boyer


    Anna Catherine Boyer


    Susanna Boyer


    Susanna Bayer


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 0

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

1 Altered spelling of German Bayer or Beyer .2 German: habitational name for someone from Boye (near Celle-Hannover).3 English: variant of Bowyer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancy in entry for Granason or Grandison Phillips, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Nancy in entry for Nancy A Phillips, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Nancy Boyer, "Pennsylvania, Church Marriages, 1682-1976"

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