Amos Vise

about 1820–
Benton, Alabama, United States

The Life of Amos

When Amos Vise was born about 1820, in Benton, Alabama, United States, his father, Abner A Vice, was 30 and his mother, Lucinda Pruitt, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Abner A Vice
1790–1858
Lucinda Pruitt
1787–
Frances Vise
1812–
Varsey Vise
1813–
Stephen Starling Vise
1815–
Charles Wilson Vise
1817–
Rhoda Vise
1819–
Frances Elizabeth Vice
1819–
Amos Vise
1820–
Hosea Vise
1824–
Rhoda Vice
1831–
M. Amos Vice
1836–
Lucinda Vise
1823–
Vhareezy or Bargena Vice
1825–
Calvin or J C Vice
1826–1917
Sterling Vice
1827–
Menson N. "Memory" Vice
1832–1909
Amos VICE
1834–1909
Simon Vise
1835–
Surman M VICE
1836–1909
Hosea Monroe Vice
1837–1919
Rosemary VICE
1838–

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World Events (3)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 0

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1820 · Alabama Supreme Court Convenes

Age 0

The Alabama Supreme Court convened for the first time on May 8, 1820.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a boundary, Old French devise.

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

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