Amanda Orcutt

New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Orcutt was born in 1803, in New Hampshire, United States, her father, Ichabod Orcutt, was 39 and her mother, Rachel Hannah Currier, was 38. She married Prosper Alphimus Pierce on 14 May 1834, in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Plymouth, Rock, Wisconsin, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Prosper Alphimus Pierce
Amanda Orcutt
Marriage: 14 May 1834
William H Pierce

Spouse and Children

14 May 1834
Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States


    William H Pierce


Parents and Siblings

    Ichabod Orcutt


    Rachel Hannah Currier




    Martha Alcott


    Patty Orcutt


    Cynthia Orcutt



    Martha Orcutt


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 0

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 5

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 33

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

English (Staffordshire): unexplained. Perhaps a much altered spelling of Scottish Urquhart .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Pierce in household of Prosper Pierce, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amanda Pierce in household of Prosper Pierce, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Amanda Orcutt, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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