Mary Polly Griffith

1780–1853 (Age 73)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Polly

Mary Polly Griffith was born in 1780, in Kentucky, United States. She married John Timberlake Mann on 9 March 1805, in Campbell, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1853, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

John Timberlake Mann
Mary Polly Griffith
Marriage: 9 March 1805
Levi Mann
William Mann
Annie Mann
Garriot Mann
Elijah Mann
James Mann
Mary Mann
Louisa Mann
Francis Mann
John C. Mann

Spouse and Children

    John Timberlake Mann



9 March 1805
Campbell, Kentucky, United States


    Levi Mann


    Annie Mann



    William Mann



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 12

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Gruffudd, Old Welsh Grip(p)iud, composed of the elements grip, of uncertain significance, + iud ‘chief’, ‘lord’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Mann in household of James Mann, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Polly Griffeth, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Polly Griffeth, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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