Phoebe Amonnet

Brief Life History of Phoebe

When Phoebe Amonnet was born about 1804, in Powhatan, Virginia, United States, her father, Charles Amonnet, was 69 and her mother, Phebe Hall, was 29. She married Thomas W. Mahon on 23 September 1828, in Powhatan, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas W. Mahon
1803–1884
Phoebe Amonnet
1804–
Marriage: 23 September 1828
Mary I Mahon
1831–
Elizabeth F. Mahon
1834–1891
William Thomas Mahon
1839–1910
Marcellus R. Mahon
1842–1862
Aurelius W. Mahone
1845–1923
Susan A. Mahone
1848–1923
Charles R. Mahone
1852–

Sources (14)

  • Phebe Ammonett, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Phoebe Mahone in entry for Charles R. Mahone, "Virginia, Library of Virginia State Archive, Births, Marriages, and Deaths 1853-1900"
  • Phebe Ammonett, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

World Events (8)

1804

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

1812 · Monumental Church Built

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Monet , a cognate of Monnin . Compare Money and Monnett .

History: This surname is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors and also in the similar register of the Huguenot Society of America.

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

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