Letty Winn

1798–20 October 1857 (Age 59)
Caroline, Virginia, United States

The Life of Letty

When Letty Winn was born in 1798, in Caroline, Virginia, United States, her father, Tavener WINN, was 53 and her mother, Ann Samuel, was 48. She married Henry Durrett in 1816, in Caroline, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 20 October 1857, in her hometown, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Henry Durrett
1800–1878
Letty Winn
1798–1857
Marriage: 1816
Letty W Durrett
1817–1852
Robert Arthur Durrett
1822–1887
Dr Addison Lewis Durrett
1826–1887

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1816
Caroline, Virginia, United States
children

(3)

    Letty W Durrett

    Female1817–1852Female

    Robert Arthur Durrett

    Male1822–1887Male

    Dr Addison Lewis Durrett

    Male1826–1887Male

Parents and Siblings

    Tavener WINN

    Male1745–1827Male

    Ann Samuel

    Female1750–Female

siblings

(3)

    Tavner Winn

    Male1775–Male

    Jesse Hunford WINN

    Male1789–1864Male

    Female1798–1857Female

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

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.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 14

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.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 21

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Wynn .2 Variant of Welsh Gwynn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • L. in entry for A. L. Durrett, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Letty Darrett in the 1850 United States Federal Census

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