Almira Mudge

about 1823–
Guilford, Chenango, New York, United States

The Life of Almira

When Almira Mudge was born about 1823, in Guilford, Chenango, New York, United States, her father, James Mudge, was 51 and her mother, Nancey Skinner, was 41. She lived in Pharsalia, Pharsalia, Chenango, New York, United States in 1850.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Mudge
Nancey Skinner
Almond Mudge
Almira Mudge
Julia Ann Mudge
Sally Mudge
David D Mudge
Olive Mudge
Ransom Mudge
Rachel Mudge

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 4

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

Age 40

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): from an unattested Old English personal name, Mugga.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Allison Mudge in household of James Mudge, "United States Census, 1850"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.