Amy Quinn

about 1813–4 April 1894 (Age 81)
Pacolet, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Amy

When Amy Quinn was born about 1813, in Pacolet, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, James S. Quinn, was 34 and her mother, Charity Tolleson, was 24. She married Barryman Mitchell about 1835. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1860. She died on 4 April 1894, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Barryman Mitchell
Amy Quinn
Marriage: about 1835
Elias F Mitchell
Columbus Mitchell
Louisa J Mitchell

Spouse and Children

about 1835


Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

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. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 9

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 22

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coinn ‘descendant of Conn’ ( see O'Quinn ). This is the name of several families in Ulster and counties Clare, Longford, and Mayo.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Amy Mitchell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ama M Mitchell, "United States Census, 1860"

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