Amelia Lewis Hough

Female1787–15 September 1859

Brief Life History of Amelia Lewis

When Amelia Lewis Hough was born in 1787, in Loudoun, Virginia, United States, her father, Mahlon Hough, was 31 and her mother, Mary Stabler, was 22. She married Lewis Coale on 1 December 1825, in Alexandria, District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1850. She died on 15 September 1859, at the age of 72, and was buried in Friends Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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Lewis Coale
Amelia Lewis Hough
Marriage: 1 December 1825
Harriet Hough Coale
Skipwith Robinson Coale

Sources (2)

  • Amelia Cole, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Amelia Coale, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1825Alexandria, District of Columbia, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

    Age 0

    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

    1788 · Becomes the 10th state

    Age 1

    On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 


    Age 21

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Cheshire): from Middle English hoʒ, Old English hōh ‘heel, spur of land, ridge’. The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived by such a feature, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Hough in Cheshire. This name has the same origin as Howe : Hough is from the nominative case (Old English hōh), while Howe from the dative singular. See also Howes .

    Irish: variant of Haugh .

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

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