Miss Mead

Femaleabout 1793–

Brief Life History of Miss

When Miss Mead was born about 1793, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, David Mead, was 42 and her mother, Mary Agnes Wilson, was 42.

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Family Time Line

David Mead
1752–1816
Mary Agnes Wilson
1753–1795
Mead
1775–
child Mead
1776–1783
child Mead
1784–
Mead
1785–
Miss Mead
1793–
Margaret F. Mead
1781–1829
Mead
1783–
Elizabeth Mead
1786–1811
Child Mead
1788–1795
Sarah Mead
1788–1822
William Mead
1788–1854
Darius M Mead
1791–1871

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (3)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 1

    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 7

    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.

    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

    Age 19

    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

    Name Meaning

    English:

    topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Middle English mede ‘meadow’ (Old English mǣd), or a habitational name from one or more of the many places so named, such as Meads in Harford (Devon).

    perhaps from Middle English mede ‘mead, alcoholic drink of fermented honey and water’, possibly denoting one who was fond of the drink or who made or sold mead. Compare Meader .

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

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