Amanda Pettibone

November 1850–1909 (Age 58)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Pettibone was born in November 1850, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Daniel Pettibone, was 33 and her mother, Hannah Adelaide Fuller, was 29. She married Hollis B Drake on 31 March 1869, in Dodge, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Beaver Dam, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States for about 45 years. She died in 1909, at the age of 59, and was buried in Beaver Dam, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hollis B Drake
1849–1921
Amanda Pettibone
1850–1909
Marriage: 31 March 1869
Nellie Edith Drake
1871–1958
Fred E. Drake
1873–1927
Maude Drake
1876–1893
Arthur H Drake
1879–1954

Spouse and Children

    Hollis B Drake

    Male1849–1921Male

    Female1850–1909Female

MARRIAGE
31 March 1869
Dodge, Wisconsin, United States
children

(4)

    Female1871–1958Female

    Male1873–1927Male

    Maude Drake

    Female1876–1893Female

    Arthur H Drake

    Male1879–1954Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Charles Alex Pettibone

    Male1841–1925Male

    Oliver. F Pettibone

    Male1846–1932Male

    Female1850–1909Female

World Events (8)

1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 4

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 16

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Petitbon, a nickname composed of the elements petit ‘small’ + bon ‘good’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Amanda S Pettibone in household of Daniel Pettibone, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda Drake in household of Hollis Drake, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amanda Drake in household of Hollis Drake, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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