Margaret Ann Neet

31 March 1804–24 February 1881 (Age 76)
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Ann

When Margaret Ann Neet was born on 31 March 1804, in Kentucky, United States, her father, John Neat, was 27 and her mother, Asuneth Pelley, was 15. She married Joseph Adkins on 23 September 1830, in Adair, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in De Witt Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Rea Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 24 February 1881, in Carroll, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Carroll, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Adkins
Margaret Ann Neet
Marriage: 23 September 1830
Amos Adkins
George T Adkins
Elizabeth N Adkins
Margaret Ann Adkins
Sarah Frances Adkins
Cordelia B. Adkins
Joseph B Adkins
Hickman Pelly Adkins

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 September 1830Adair, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1812 · Kentucky Bend Created
    Age 8
    During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
    Age 8
    Missouri Territory was organized from part of the Louisiana Territory on June 4, 1812.
    1829 · Missouri State Library
    Age 25
    The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.

    Name Meaning

    Possibly an altered form of German Nieth, a habitational name from Nied on the Nidda river in Hesse, or of Niet, which is possibly a nickname from Middle High German niet ‘eager’.

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

    Sources (9)

    • Margaret Adkins in household of Jno A J Boyer, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Margaret Treet Or Neet, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Margarett Adkins in household of Hickman D Adkins, "United States Census, 1880"

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