William Cutler Manville

17 January 1840–
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of William Cutler

When William Cutler Manville was born on 17 January 1840, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Cyrus Manville, was 37 and his mother, Hannah Cutler, was 34. He lived in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Cyrus Manville
1802–1875
Hannah Cutler
1805–1843
Sarah Elizabeth Manville
1828–
Susan Atwater Manvel
1833–
William E. Manvel
1833–
Helen Manville
1834–1835
Julia Atwater Manville
1838–1917
William Cutler Manville
1840–

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Slavery is Abolished

Age 8

In 1840, the American Anti-Slavery Society split and slavery started being outlawed in the state. In Canterbury, Connecticut, Prudence Crandall started a school for young African American girls. The people got mad and Crandall was taken to court. The case was lost and that was the beginning of many other cases that would be lost, but it was also the start of having slavery abolished.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 32

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Mandeville .2 French: habitational name from Menville in the Haute-Garonne.

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

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Sources (1)

  • William C Manvill in household of Cyrus Manvill, "United States Census, 1860"

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