Polly (Mary) Craig

1805–
Beaverdam Waters, Bedford, Virginia

The Life of Polly (Mary)

Polly (Mary) Craig was born in 1805 as the daughter of Joicy and ?. She married John Cundiff in 1822, in Virginia, United States. She lived in Liberty, Bedford, Virginia, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Foutz
1805–1860
Polly (Mary) Craig
1805–
Marriage: 18 November 1823
John Foutz
1824–
Mary Melinda Foutz
1828–1904
William Wrightmire Foutz
1831–1908
James S. Foutz
1835–
J. E. Foutz
1838–
J. E. Foutz
1838–
Minerva I. Foutz
1839–
George Foutz
1842–
Eliza Frances Foutz Tyler
1846–
E. Foutz
1848–
Lev Foutz
1848–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 November 1823
Bedford, Virginia, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joicy

    MaleMale

    ?

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 7

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 31

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

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a steep or precipitous rock, from Gaelic creag, a word that has been borrowed in Middle English as crag(g).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Fauts in household of Abram Fauts, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Polly in entry for Stephen C. Foutz and Christiana M.L. Spickard, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Mary Fouts in the 1850 United States Federal Census

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