Mary Elizabeth "Polly" Dukes

1817–1895 (Age 78)
Rutherford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth "Polly"

When Mary Elizabeth "Polly" Dukes was born on 8 June 1817, in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, her father, Thaddeus Duck, was 27 and her mother, Sele " Celia" Mullins, was 23. She married Anderson Andrew C. Honeycutt on 22 December 1832, in Shelby, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 12 daughters. She lived in Alabama, United States in 1870 and Union Grove, Chilton, Alabama, United States in 1880. She died in August 1895, in Shelby, Alabama, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Chilton, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Elizabeth "Polly" Dukes
1817–1895
Anderson Andrew C. Honeycutt
1813–1891
Marriage: 22 December 1832
Leah Malinda Honeycutt
1834–1894
Joseph Jasper Honeycutt
1836–1891
Sarah Jane Honeycutt
1840–1913
Arena Anna Honeycutt
1842–1921
Eliza Honeycutt
1844–
Catherine Honeycutt
1845–
Eliza Honeycutt
1848–
Nancy Honeycutt
1849–1931
Susan Honeycutt
1851–
Elmirer D. Honeycutt
1854–1888
Lewis A. Honeycutt
1854–1925
Emeline Honeycutt
1855–
Martha V. Honeycutt
1863–
Mary Banks Honeycutt
1864–1938

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1832
Shelby, Alabama, United States
children

(14)

  • Leah Malinda Honeycutt

    Female1834–1894Female

  • Male1836–1891Male

  • Sarah Jane Honeycutt

    Female1840–1913Female

  • Arena Anna Honeycutt

    Female1842–1921Female

  • Eliza Honeycutt

    Female1844–Female

+9 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 2

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1846

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Duke 1 or 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Polly Honeycutt in household of A C Honeycutt, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Honeycut in household of Anderson Honeycut, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Honeycut in household of Anderson Honeycut, "United States Census, 1850"

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