Margaret Mary Counts

1828–13 February 1892 (Age 64)
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Margaret Mary

When Margaret Mary Counts was born in 1828, in Russell, Virginia, United States, her father, Ezekiel Counts, was 23 and her mother, Mary Elisabeth Amburgey, was 22. She had at least 10 sons and 6 daughters with Henry N. Sutherland. She lived in Buchanan, Virginia, United States in 1860 and Buchanan, Botetourt, Virginia, United States in 1880. She died on 13 February 1892, in Dickenson, Virginia, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Owens Cemetery, Dickenson, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry N. Sutherland
1823–1905
Margaret Mary Counts
1828–1892
Elizabeth Sutherland
1845–1905
Zachariah Taylor Sutherland
1847–1923
Mary Sutherland
1849–1853
John Marshall Randolf Sutherland
1851–1929
William John Counts "Jack" Sutherland
1852–1934
Ezekiel Sutherland
1854–
Sylvia Sutherland
1856–1938
Napoleon Bonaparte Sutherland
1858–1922
Reinford Sutherland
1858–
Stephen Douglas Sutherland
1860–1912
Martha Sutherland
1862–
Martha Alice Sutherland
1863–1910
Henry Walker Sutherland
1864–1911
Garland Bruce Sutherland
1867–1900
Garland Sutherland
1868–
Mary Sutherland
1874–1939

Spouse and Children

children

(16)

    Elizabeth Sutherland

    Female1845–1905Female

    Zachariah Taylor Sutherland

    Male1847–1923Male

    Mary Sutherland

    Female1849–1853Female

    Male1851–1929Male

    William John Counts "Jack" Sutherland

    Male1852–1934Male

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1805–1871Male

    Mary Elisabeth Amburgey

    Female1806–1853Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 16

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 18

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of a Dutch patronymic from Coen or of German Kuntz . Compare Coons .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Sutherland in household of Henry Sutherland, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margrate Sutherland in household of Henry Sutherland, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Margaret Sutherland in household of Henry Sutherland, "United States Census, 1850"

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