Amanda Davis

29 January 1849–
Liberty, Center Township, Union, Indiana, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Davis was born on 29 January 1849, her father, Sylvanus Squire Davis, was 32 and her mother, Mariah French, was 27. She married Pullen on 4 April 1877. She lived in Harmony Township, Union, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died in Liberty, Center Township, Union, Indiana, United States.

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Amanda Davis
Marriage: 4 April 1877

Spouse and Children

4 April 1877

Parents and Siblings

    Sylvanus Squire Davis


    Mariah French




    Sarah N. Davis


    Elizabeth F. Davis



    Mary Jane Davis


    Lucinda Davis


+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 2

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Armanda Davis in household of Squire Davis, "United States Census, 1860"

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