Mary Polly Blevins

about 1824–after 1880 (Age 56)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Polly

When Mary Polly Blevins was born about 1824, in Kentucky, United States, her father, John Daniel Blevins, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Klinginsmith, was 29. She married Jeremiah Brewer about 1841, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Harlan, Harlan, Kentucky, United States in 1850. She died after 1880, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Brewer
1800–1880
Mary Polly Blevins
1824–1880
Marriage: about 1841
Liverno Brewer
1842–1863
Silverman Brewer
Sarah Brewer
1846–1928
Kissiah Brewer
1847–
Sally Brewer
1850–
Moses Brewer
1853–1931
Cordelia Brewer
1855–
Mary Brewer
1857–
Levina Brewer
1858–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1841
Harlan, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    John Daniel Blevins

    Male1794–Male

    Elizabeth Klinginsmith

    Female1795–1870Female

siblings

(2)

    Female1824–1880Female

    Elizabeth Blevins

    Female1832–Female

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 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 6

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1846

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Ble(i)ddyn ( see Blethen ), with the addition of the English patronymic suffix -s.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Polly Brewer in household of Jeremiah Brewer, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Polly Bruer in household of Jerry Bruer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Brewer in household of Jerry Brewer, "United States Census, 1870"

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