Theresa Duvall

14 October 1813–15 April 1851 (Age 37)
Perry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Theresa

When Theresa Duvall was born on 14 October 1813, in Perry, Missouri, United States, her father, Simon Duvall, was 31 and her mother, Mary Ann "Polly" Cissell, was 32. She married Austin Layton on 4 September 1832, in Perry, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Cinque Hommes Township, Perry, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died on 15 April 1851, in Perryville, Perry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Perryville, Perry, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Austin Layton
1807–1847
Theresa Duvall
1813–1851
Marriage: 4 September 1832
James Simon Layton
1833–1912
James Layton
1836–1850
Louis Ignatius Layton
1838–1884
Henry Pius Layton
1841–1880
Mary Elizabeth Layton
1843–1898

Spouse and Children

    Austin Layton

    Male1807–1847Male

    Female1813–1851Female

MARRIAGE
4 September 1832
Perry, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

    James Simon Layton

    Male1833–1912Male

    James Layton

    Male1836–1850Male

    Louis Ignatius Layton

    Male1838–1884Male

    Henry Pius Layton

    Male1841–1880Male

    Mary Elizabeth Layton

    Female1843–1898Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1821

Age 8

Missouri is the 24th state
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 12

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: in most cases of French origin ( see Duval 1), taken to England by a Huguenot refugee from Rouen. It may also be from a pet form of an Old English female personal name, Dūfe, meaning ‘dove’.2 According to Black, this is also found as a Swedish variant of Scottish McDougall .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Teresa Layton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Theresia Duvall in entry for Austin Layton, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Theresia Duvall in entry for Austin Layton, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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