Amanda Katherine Law

8 December 1848–5 June 1921 (Age 72)
Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Amanda Katherine

When Amanda Katherine Law was born on 8 December 1848, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Law, was 28 and her mother, Mary Dorothy Lowry, was 23. She married Cyrus Samuel Sites Sr. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ringgold, Washington, Maryland, United States in 1880 and Washington Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. She died on 5 June 1921, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cyrus Samuel Sites Sr
1851–1940
Amanda Katherine Law
1848–1921
Marriage:
Jacob Franklin Sites
1875–
John H. Sites
Ruth May Sites
1877–1968
Mollie Sites
1878–
John Henry Sites
1879–1971
Anna M. Sites
1883–1958
Carrie Elizabeth Sites
1889–1969
Cyrus Samuel Sites Jr.
1891–1961

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1850
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Washington, Maryland, United States
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 20
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern English: from a Middle English personal name Law(e), a short form of Lawrence .Scottish and northern English: topographic name for someone who lived near a hill, northern Middle English law (from Old English hlāw, which generally became low in the south and law in the north). Compare Lowe and Lew .Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 羅, based on its Cantonese pronunciation, see Luo 1.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Laws
    Low
    Lawrence
    Lawe
    Lawson

    Sources (10)

    • Katie Sites in household of Cyrus Sites, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Catherine Law in entry for Joel W Cornwell and Ruth M Sites, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
    • Amanda Law in household of John Law, "United States Census, 1860"

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