Amelia or Pamelia Walton

about 1766–16 November 1831 (Age 65)
Byberry, Lower Moreland Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Amelia or Pamelia

When Amelia or Pamelia Walton was born about 1766, in Byberry, Lower Moreland Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Thomas Walton, was 27 and her mother, Esther Walton, was 28. She married Richard Hough about 1785, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 16 November 1831, in Doylestown Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Richard Hough
1760–1835
Amelia or Pamelia Walton
1766–1831
Marriage: about 1785
Robert Hough
1786–1845
Lucinda Hough
1788–1866
Esther Hough
1792–1874
Richard Hough
1795–1867
Mary Hough
1799–1881
Thomas Hough
1801–1858
Hannah Hough
1803–1875

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1785
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

    Robert Hough

    Male1786–1845Male

    Lucinda Hough

    Female1788–1866Female

    Esther Hough

    Female1792–1874Female

    Richard Hough

    Male1795–1867Male

    Mary Hough

    Female1799–1881Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 10

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 10

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 20

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Walton. The first element in these names was variously Old English walh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala ( see Wallace ), w(e)ald ‘forest’, w(e)all ‘wall’, or wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Amelia or Pamelia Walton - Published information: Family genealogies: birth: about 1766; Byberry, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

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