Sarah Amanda Deane

15 December 1813–20 February 1890 (Age 76)
Dorchester, Maryland, United States

The Life of Sarah Amanda

When Sarah Amanda Deane was born on 15 December 1813, in Dorchester, Maryland, United States, her father, Charles Whittington Deane Jr, was 23 and her mother, Mary Anne Hurst, was 22. She married Patrick O'Neal Lewis about 1831, in Applegarth, Dorchester, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in District 6, Dorchester, Maryland, United States in 1880. She died on 20 February 1890, in Dorchester, Charles, Maryland, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Hoopersville, Dorchester, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Patrick O'Neal Lewis
Sarah Amanda Deane
Marriage: about 1831
Martha Ann Lewis
Phoebe Jane Lewis
Whittington Lewis
Laura Elizabeth Wales Lewis
Sarah Lewis
Charles Lewis
Major O. Lewis
John W. Lewis
Patrick Lewis
Sadie Lovenia Lewis
Susan Virginia Lewis
Thomas F. Lewis

Spouse and Children

about 1831
Applegarth, Dorchester, Maryland, United States


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Susan Dean


    Elizabeth Patsy Deane



    Catherine Dean


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 23

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: in County Donegal this is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Deagánaigh ‘son of the deacon’ ( see Deacon ); in County Tipperary it can be from Gaelic Ó Déaghain ‘descendant of the deacon’. In other cases the surname is of English origin ( see Dean 1).2 English: variant of Dean 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Lewis in household of Neal Lewis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Lewis in household of Patrick Lewis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Lewis in household of Oneil Lewis, "United States Census, 1880"

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