Acension Lucrecy Amis

Female28 December 1824–2 May 1905

Brief Life History of Acension Lucrecy

When Acension Lucrecy Amis was born on 28 December 1824, in Wilkinson, Mississippi, United States, her father, John Woodson Amis, was 29 and her mother, Martha A Wadkins, was 19. She married Samuel B. Blalock on 12 March 1840. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Newton, Newton, Mississippi, United States in 1850. She died on 2 May 1905, in Conehatta, Newton, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Amis Cemetery, Scott, Mississippi, United States.

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Samuel B. Blalock
Acension Lucrecy Amis
Marriage: 12 March 1840
John Millenton Blalock
Harriet Parisade Blalock
Loula Lavina Blalock

Sources (4)

  • Assencion Blalock in household of Samuel Blalock, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ascension Lucrecy Amis Blalack, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Ascension L Blalack in entry for Samuel B Blalack, "United States Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926"

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  • Marriage
    12 March 1840
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 1

    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.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 6

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.


    Age 22

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of Ames .

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

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