Robert M. Manley

1792–after 1860 (Age 68)
Frederick, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Robert M.

When Robert M. Manley was born in 1792, in Frederick, Virginia, United States, his father, Jesse Manley, was 41 and his mother, Rachel George, was 31. He married Margaret Lasure on 8 February 1816, in Hopewell Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in York Township, Athens, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Brown Township, Vinton, Ohio, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1812. He died after 1860, in Nelsonville, York Township, Athens, Ohio, United States, at the age of 8207.

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Robert M. Manley
Margaret Lasure
Marriage: 8 February 1816
Robert Manley
Jesse Manley
Aazaniah Nyne Manley
Martha Manley
Sarah Ann Manley
George Manley
Robert Manly
Parmenas Peter Manley
Jeremiah L Manley
Rachel Jane Manley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 February 1816Hopewell Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 2
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 8
    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.
    Age 20
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the places in Devon and Cheshire, named in Old English as ‘common wood or clearing’, from (ge)mǣne ‘common, shared’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. The surname is still chiefly found in the regions around these villages.English: nickname from Middle Englishmannly ‘manly, virile, brave’ (Old Englishmannlīc, originally ‘man-like’).Irish (County Cork): Anglicized form of Ó Máinle (and often pronounced Mauly), of unexplained etymology. Compare Malley .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Robt Manly, "United States Census, 1840"
    • Robert Manley, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Robert Manley in entry for Margaret Ann Hewitt, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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