Sophia SUFFIE Meredith

about 1828–
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sophia SUFFIE

When Sophia SUFFIE Meredith was born about 1828, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Charles Wallace Meredith, was 48 and her mother, Sarah 'Sally' Wells, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Charles Wallace Meredith
1780–1846
Sarah 'Sally' Wells
1785–1860
William H Meredith
1802–1875
Susanna Meredith
1803–1865
Mary Polly Meredith
1807–1880
John W JACK Meredith
1818–
Nancy Meredith
1818–
Peter Meredith
1820–
Thomas Jock Meredith
1822–
Soloman K Meredith
1824–1917
Sarah 'Sally' Meredith
1826–
Sophia SUFFIE Meredith
1828–
Bradley Meredith
1804–1872
Joseph Wallace Meredith
1805–
Frederick Meredith
1809–
Nancy Meredith
1811–1870
Nancy Meredith
1816–
Thomas A Meredith
1816–1894
John W. Meredith
1822–1900
John Jack Wallace Meredith
1822–1903

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 2

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 2

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Maredudd. In Welsh the stress is on the second syllable. The Old Welsh form is Morgetiud, of which the first element may mean ‘pomp, splendor’ and the second is iudd ‘lord’.

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

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