Amanda Katherine Law

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

The Life 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 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ringgold, Washington, Maryland, United States in 1880 and Washington Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. 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
Amanda Katherine Law
Jacob Franklin Sites
John H. Sites
Ruth May Sites
Mollie Sites
John H. Sites
Anna M. Sites
Carrie Elizabeth Sites

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1850: Washington, Maryland, United States

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:1. from a Middle English short form of Lawrence . 2. topographic name for someone who lived near a hill, northern Middle English law (from Old English hlāw ‘hill’, ‘burial mound’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Law in household of John Law, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda C Sites in household of Cyrus Sites, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Amanda Law in household of John Law, "United States Census, 1870"

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