Rachel Plumlee Hubbs

Brief Life History of Rachel Plumlee

When Rachel Plumlee Hubbs was born on 1 October 1821, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, her father, William N Hubbs, was 28 and her mother, Phoebe Melissa Woolsey, was 24. She married Anderson Dyer on 15 May 1842, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Union, Tennessee, United States in 1860 and Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. She died on 31 March 1900, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Luttrell, Union, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawson Damewood
Rachel Plumlee Hubbs
Marriage: 20 September 1846
Mary Matilda Damewood
Phebe Emiline Damewood
William Henry Damewood
John Henderson Damewood
A M Damewood
Alneda Melissa Damewood
Albert Lincoln Damewood
Olla Jane Damewood

Sources (18)

  • Rachel Damewood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • R Dyer, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Rachel Plumlee Hubbs Dyer Damewood, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

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.

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.


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

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Hobbs .

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

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