Lynus E Bemus

Brief Life History of Lynus E

When Lynus E Bemus was born on 13 February 1805, in Conneaut Township, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, his father, Samuel Bemus, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Fanny Tripp, was 37. He married Martha Amelia Jewell on 22 February 1827, in Lewistown, Fulton, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lewistown Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Lewistown, Fulton, Illinois, United States in 1855. He died on 8 April 1858, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lynus E Bemus
1805–1858
Martha Amelia Jewell
1808–1892
Marriage: 22 February 1827
Emily Matilda Bemus
1829–1888
Ira Lorenzo Bemus
1830–1877
Mary Judith Elizabeth Bemus
1832–1870
William Myron Bemus
1834–1900
George McNeil Beemus
1837–1907
Harvey Franklin Bemus
1839–1906
Francis Marion Bemus
1841–1907
Harriet Amelia Bemus
1844–1929
Emily Matilda Bemus
1846–1850
Norris Bemus
1849–1860
Norman Bemus
1849–1916

Sources (45)

  • 1830 "United States Census, 1830" for Linus Bmus
  • Family Data Collection - Births
  • Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860

World Events (8)

1808

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

1811

"ASHTABULA COUNTY - This county was formed 7 June 1807, and was taken from Trumbull and Geauga [Counties], and the date of its organization was 22 January 1811. It derived its name from Ashtabula River, which signifies in Indian dialect, ""Fish River."""

1820 · Making States Equal

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Beamish .

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

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A History of Robert and Harriet Amelia Bemus Braithwaite

A history of Robert and Harriet Amelia Bemus Braithwaite as prepared by their granddaughter, Alta B. Coleman, with the help of my mother, Isabella Braithwaite Bown. Robert Braithwaite was born 14 …

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