Amanda Mabe

about 1853–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Mabe was born about 1853, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Ephraim Jackson Mabe Sr., was 35 and her mother, Paulina Mabe, was 33.

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Ephraim Jackson Mabe Sr.
Paulina Mabe
Lellitia B "Lettie" Mabe
Frances Elizabeth Mabe
Amanda Mabe
Soloman Mabe
Judith Marriah Mabe
Ephraim Jackson Mabe Jr.
Alexander L. Mabe
John Henry Mabe
Zella Ann Mabe
Zeta Ann Mabe
Sarah Mabe

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World Events (3)

1853 · First State Fair

Age 0

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 10

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: from the medieval female personal name Mabe, a short form of Mabelie, derived from a Latin personal name and saint's name (A)mabilia. Compare Mabbitt .2 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

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