Amanda J Rex

Female1857–

Brief Life History of Amanda J

When Amanda J Rex was born in 1857, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Daniel Rex, was 40 and her mother, Mary Koehler, was 40. She lived in Heidelberg Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Lehighton, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Rex
1817–
Mary Koehler
1817–
Susan Elizabeth Rex
1846–1925
Violetta Lucinda Rex
1849–1914
Martha J E Rex
1852–
George Milton Rex
1854–1928
Amanda J Rex
1857–
Elmira Rex
1859–1938

Sources (2)

  • Amanda J Rex in household of Daniel Rex, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amanda J Rex in household of Daniel Rex, "United States Census, 1860"

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Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 6

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 33

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (southwestern): variant of Ricks .

German: habitational name from a place so named near Fulda.

German: Latinized (humanistic) form of Koenig .

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

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