John Wortley Manwill

8 May 1791–10 March 1882 (Age 90)
Lincoln Plantation, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of John Wortley

When John Wortley Manwill was born on 8 May 1791, in Lincoln Plantation, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Samuel Manuel, was 28 and his mother, Molly Worthley, was 24. He married Susanna Booker on 30 March 1822, in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine, United States. He lived in Oxford, Maine, United States in 1830. He died on 10 March 1882, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wortley Manwill
Martha Patty Tracy
Marriage: 26 March 1826
Daniel Booker Manwill
John Ferrington Manwill
James Booker Manwill
Orson Moroni Manwill
Mary Elizabeth Manwill
Martha Ann Manwill
Edith Manwill

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 March 1826Durham, Androscoggin, Maine, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 3
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries: 1805: Oxford, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Oxford, Maine, United States
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 28
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: very rare variant of Manwell .Americanized form of French Manuel .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Pioneer Ancestors of Libbie Elizabeth Manwill Brindley--who came to Utah across the Plaines between 1847-1868

    ----Milo Andrus Company: 1850---- Departure: 3 June 1850 Arrival: 30 August 1850 206 individuals and 51 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Io …

    Sources (26)

    • John Manuel, "United States Census, 1830"
    • John Manwill in entry for Orson Maroni Manwill, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Jno Manwell, "United States Census, 1860"

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