Benjamin Macy

18 September 1819–5 September 1850 (Age 30)
Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Macy was born on 18 September 1819, in Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Blain Macy, was 29 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth " Polly" Huff, was 29. He died on 5 September 1850, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

William Blain Macy
1790–1853
Mary Elizabeth " Polly" Huff
1790–1883
Winnie Ann Macy
1813–1843
Elihu Macy
1815–1870
Lydia Macy
1817–1904
Benjamin Macy
1819–1850
Robert Macy
1822–1849
Nancy Macy
1823–1907
Daniel David Macy
1827–1858
William Macy
1829–
Charles Macy
1831–1876
Jesse Macy
1832–1921
Joshua Macy
1833–1913
Mary Edith Macy
1836–1862

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Winnie Ann Macy

    Female1813–1843Female

    Male1815–1870Male

    Lydia Macy

    Female1817–1904Female

    Male1819–1850Male

    Male1822–1849Male

+7 More Children

World Events (3)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 1

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 11

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Massey .

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

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