Amy Witcher

about 1787–June 1860 (Age 73)
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of Amy

When Amy Witcher was born about 1787, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, her father, John Reuben Witcher, was 44 and her mother, Nancy Ann Adkins, was 43. She married Joseph Franklin Stultz on 29 November 1805, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died in June 1860, in Henry, Virginia, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Franklin Stultz
1782–1862
Amy Witcher
1787–1860
Marriage: 29 November 1805
Permelia Eleanor Stultz
1808–1891
Lucinda D. Stultz
1813–
Anderson Haywood Stultz
1809–1898
Parthenia G Stultz
1810–1850
Serena Stultz
1811–1905
Captain Alva Zephaniah Stultz
1815–1865
Brice Martin Stultz, Sr.
1818–1903

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Franklin Stultz

    Male1782–1862Male

    Female1787–1860Female

MARRIAGE
29 November 1805
Grainger, Tennessee, United States
children

(7)

    Permelia Eleanor Stultz

    Female1808–1891Female

    Male1809–1898Male

    Parthenia G Stultz

    Female1810–1850Female

    Serena Stultz

    Female1811–1905Female

    Lucinda D. Stultz

    Female1813–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Reuben Witcher

    Male1743–1825Male

    Female1744–1814Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

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. 
1808

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a chest maker, from an agent derivative of Old English hwicce ‘chest’. 2. from an agent derivative of Middle English wiche ‘settlement’, ‘farmstead’ (Old English wīc), hence an occupational name for a dairy farmer or a habitational name for someone who lived at a place called Wich or Wick. 3. topographic name Middle English wyche ‘wych-elm’ + hey ‘enclosure’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Amy Stulls in household of Joseph Stulls, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Amy Stults in household of Joseph Stults, "United States Census, 1860"
  • A Wilches, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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