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
Letty Winn
Marriage: 1816
Letty W Durrett
Robert Arthur Durrett
Dr Addison Lewis Durrett

Spouse and Children

Caroline, Virginia, United States


    Letty W Durrett


    Robert Arthur Durrett


    Dr Addison Lewis Durrett


Parents and Siblings

    Tavener WINN


    Ann Samuel




    Tavner Winn


    Jesse Hunford WINN



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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