Rhoda B Terry

1797–15 June 1890 (Age 93)
Amherst, Virginia, United States

The Life of Rhoda B

When Rhoda B Terry was born in 1797, in Amherst, Virginia, United States, her father, William Terry, was 24 and her mother, Dicey D Curry, was 15. She married Samuel Beverly on 12 March 1819, in Amherst, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1870. She died on 15 June 1890, in Amherst, Amherst, Virginia, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Amherst, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Beverly
1796–1883
Rhoda B Terry
1797–1890
Marriage: 12 March 1819
Elizabeth Beverly
1819–1855
Andrew Beverly
1836–1895
Susanna Beverly
1839–
Delaware Beverley Tyree
1824–1880
Lurany Luthemia Beverly
1829–1911
Timanda Beverly
1829–1869
Samuel G. Beverly
1833–1905
Frances D. Beverly
1835–1926
Alexander Beverly
1838–
Edward Ned Beverly
1841–1929

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Beverly

    Male1796–1883Male

    Female1797–1890Female

MARRIAGE
12 March 1819
Amherst, Virginia, United States
children

(10)

    Elizabeth Beverly

    Female1819–1855Female

    Delaware Beverley Tyree

    Male1824–1880Male

    Lurany Luthemia Beverly

    Female1829–1911Female

    Timanda Beverly

    Female1829–1869Female

    Samuel G. Beverly

    Male1833–1905Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Terry

    Male1773–1830Male

    Dicey D Curry

    Female1782–1833Female

siblings

(4)

    Lucy Sally Terry

    Female1787–Female

    Female1797–1890Female

    Albert Terry

    Male1806–1880Male

    Edith Terry

    Female1813–1879Female

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1807 · Established

Age 10

Amherst was established in 1807 as county seat for the newly formed Amherst County.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 27

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: from the common Norman personal name, T(h)erry (Old French Thierri), composed of the unattested Germanic element þeudo- ‘people’, ‘race’ + rīc ‘power’. Theodoric was the name of the Ostrogothic leader ( c. 454–526 ) who invaded Italy in 488 and established his capital at Ravenna in 493 . His name was often taken as a derivative of Greek Theodōros ( see Theodore ). There was an Anglo-Norman family of this name in County Cork.2 Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Mac Toirdhealbhaigh ( see Turley ).3 Southern French: occupational name for a potter, from Occitan terrin ‘earthenware vase’ (a diminutive of terre ‘earth’, Latin terra).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rhoda Beverly in household of Samuel Beverly, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Rhoda Beverley in household of Samuel Beverley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Rody Beverly in household of Saml Beverly, "United States Census, 1860"

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