Mary Jane Amick

1798–1878 (Age 80)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Amick was born in 1798, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Jacob Emich, was 33 and her mother, Jane Iddings, was 26. She married Joseph Henry Clark on 7 September 1822, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Jackson, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1878, in Alabama, United States, at the age of 80.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Henry Clark
1760–1840
Mary Jane Amick
1798–1878
Marriage: 7 September 1822
Wilson H Clark
1825–1899
Warren Hamilton Clark
1834–1898
Joseph Monroe Clark
1835–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 September 1822
Guilford, North Carolina, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Mary Emich

    Female1792–1878Female

    Phebe Emich

    Female1794–1860Female

    Female1798–1878Female

    Hannah Emich

    Female1798–1892Female

    Elizabeth Emich

    Female1800–1868Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 5

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 21

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

Probably an Americanized form of German Emig , a derivative of the Germanic personal name Emmerich ( see Emmerich ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Clark, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Clark, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Amick, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.