Polly Howard

about 1777–from 1820 to 1830 (Age 43)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Polly

When Polly Howard was born about 1777, in Virginia, United States, her father, Gideon M Howard, was 31 and her mother, Sally Johnson, was 22. She married Robert Anderson on 2 May 1808, in Nicholas, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died from 1820 to 1830, in Kentucky, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Robert Anderson
1775–1808
Polly Howard
1777–1830
Marriage: 2 May 1808
Saunderson
1809–
Saunderson
1811–
Saunderson
1814–
Saunderson
1816–
Saunderson
1819–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 May 1808
Nicholas, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Gideon M Howard

    Male1746–1827Male

    Sally Johnson

    Female1755–1831Female

siblings

(11)

    Catherine Caty Howard

    Female1769–Female

    Male1776–1817Male

    Female1777–1830Female

    Male1778–1842Male

    Eli Howard

    Male1781–1836Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 3

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 15

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Huard, Heward, composed of the Germanic elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Hāward, composed of the Old Norse elements ‘high’ + varðr ‘guardian’, ‘warden’.3 English: variant of Ewart 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Polly Howard, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Polly Howard, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Polly Howard, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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