Amanda Melvina Robertson

12 February 1809–26 August 1830 (Age 21)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Amanda Melvina

When Amanda Melvina Robertson was born on 12 February 1809, in Ohio, United States, her father, Francis Rogers Robertson, was 35 and her mother, Catherine "Kittie" "Kate" Landrum, was 18. She married Summers Dean on 13 April 1826, in Ohio, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 26 August 1830, at the age of 21, and was buried in Dean Cemetery, Glen Dean, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Summers Dean
1800–1882
Amanda Melvina Robertson
1809–1830
Marriage: 13 April 1826
William Johnson Dean
1827–1901
Henry Roger Dean
1829–1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 April 1826
Ohio, Kentucky, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1810 · Change of capital city

Age 1

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 9

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Robertson, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Amanda Robertson, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Amanda Robertson, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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