Camilla Dyer

1796–1 February 1823 (Age 27)
Benson, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Camilla

When Camilla Dyer was born in 1796, her father, Solon Dyer, was 27 and her mother, Mary Anna Olmstead, was 45. She died on 1 February 1823, in Benson, Rutland, Vermont, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Oldenburg, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Solon Dyer
1769–1823
Mary Anna Olmstead
1751–1807
Anna Dyer
1790–1799
Solon Dyer Jr
1790–1825
Daniel Dyer
1807–1813
Camilla Dyer
1796–1823
Cynthia Dyer
1800–1832

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Anna Dyer

    Female1790–1799Female

    Male1790–1825Male

    Female1796–1823Female

    Cynthia Dyer

    Female1800–1832Female

    Male1807–1813Male

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 4

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.
1803

Age 7

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1804

Age 8

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a dyer of cloth, Middle English dyer (from Old English dēag ‘dye’; the verb is a back-formation from the agent noun). This surname also occurs in Scotland, but Lister is a more common equivalent there.2 Irish (Counties Sligo and Roscommon): usually a short form of MacDyer, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duibhir ‘son of Duibhir’, a short form of a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’, ‘black’ + odhar ‘sallow’, ‘tawny’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Camilla Dyer, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Camila Dyer, "Find A Grave Index"

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