Archer A. Atwell

Brief Life History of Archer A.

When Archer A. Atwell was born in 1823, in DeKalb, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Atwell, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Davis, was 27. He married Mary Jane Roach on 6 November 1848, in Charlotte, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Charlotte Court House, Charlotte, Virginia, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Archer A. Atwell
1823–
Mary Jane Roach
–1860
Susan Atwell
1850–1900
William J Atwell
1852–
Anna Eliza Atwell
1854–
Louisa J Atwell
1855–

Sources (2)

  • Archer A Atwell in household of William Atwell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Arthur A Atwell in household of William Atwell, "United States Census, 1850"

World Events (3)

1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English atte welle (Old English at thǣre wielle) ‘by the spring or well’. Compare Attwell , Tuell , and Well .

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

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