Malinda Ellen Duvall

about 1829–before 1853 (Age 24)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Malinda Ellen

When Malinda Ellen Duvall was born about 1829, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Howard Duvall, was 39 and her mother, Quinney Wells, was 38. She married John M. Jones on 27 August 1847, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1850. She died before 1853, at the age of 23.

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Family Time Line

John M. Jones
Malinda Ellen Duvall
Marriage: 27 August 1847
Elizabeth Ann Jones
Agnes Angeline Jones

Spouse and Children

27 August 1847
Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States



    Agnes Angeline Jones


Parents and Siblings

    Howard Duvall


    Quinney Wells




    Howard Duvall


    John L Duvall


    Martha Ann Duvall



    Francis Marion Duvall


World Events (5)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 1

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 7

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

1 English: in most cases of French origin ( see Duval 1), taken to England by a Huguenot refugee from Rouen. It may also be from a pet form of an Old English female personal name, Dūfe, meaning ‘dove’.2 According to Black, this is also found as a Swedish variant of Scottish McDougall .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lucenda E Jones in household of John M Jones, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Malinda Ellen Duvall, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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