Minerva Lucinda Cagle

1833–1916 (Age 82)
Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Minerva Lucinda

When Minerva Lucinda Cagle was born on 4 December 1833, in Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States, her father, Paul Cagle, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Katherine "Kate" Tipton, was 19. She married Amos Talmadge Allen in 1869, in Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Beat 1, Attala, Mississippi, United States for about 30 years. She died on 7 January 1916, in Kosciusko, Attala, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Minerva Lucinda Cagle
Amos Talmadge Allen
Marriage: 1869
Mary Jane Allen
Sarah Ann Allen
Ernest Braxton Allen
Eugenia Allen
Abner Sage Allen
Rosa Belle Allen
Enoch Marvin Allen

Spouse & Children

Mississippi, United States


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Parents & Siblings



  • Elizabeth Cagle


  • Margaret Cagle


  • Female1833–1916Female

  • Adaline Cagle


  • Minerva Cagle


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 13

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 28

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Kagel ( see Kegel ), Kögel ( see Koegel ), or Kogel .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Minerva Allen in household of John Bell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Manerva Allen in household of Amos T Allen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Menerva Allen in household of Amos T Allen, "United States Census, 1900"

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