Minerva Marian Jane Kimberlin

Scott, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Minerva Marian Jane

When Minerva Marian Jane Kimberlin was born in 1827, in Scott, Indiana, United States, her father, Abraham Kimberlin, was 45 and her mother, Mary ( Polly) Clark, was 46. She married Henry Amick on 28 June 1851, in Scott, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Lexington, Lexington Township, Scott, Indiana, United States in 1850.

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Henry Amick
Minerva Marian Jane Kimberlin
Marriage: 28 June 1851
William Henry Amick

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  • Marriage
    28 June 1851Scott, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    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.
    1836 · The Massive Internal Improvements Act
    Age 9
    The Massive Internal Improvements Act of 1836 loaned Indiana $10,000,000 to create infrastructure such as canals, railroads, and roads across the state. The act was signed by Whig Governor Noah Noble and passed by the Indiana General Assembly. However, the financial crisis known as the Panic of 1837 thwarted these plans as costs ballooned. Construction on the infrastructure was not completed and the state debt rapidly increased.
    Age 36
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: perhaps a variant of Kimberley , influenced by comparison with Chamberlain .Americanized form of South German Kümmerlin: nickname for a troubled person, from Middle High German kumber ‘grief, distress, trouble’ + the diminutive suffix -lin.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Manerva Jane Kimbulin in household of Abraham Kimbulin, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Minerva Kimberlin in entry for William Hamick and Ida R Robbins, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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