Mary Polly Callis

Brief Life History of Mary Polly

When Mary Polly Callis was born in 1774, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, her father, Henry Callis, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth Banister, was 37. She married John Haymore III on 26 March 1795, in Lunenburg, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1843, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States.

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John Haymore III
Mary Polly Callis
Marriage: 26 March 1795
Jensey Jane Haymore
Sarah Elizabeth Haymore
Rebecca Haymore
Tabitha Haymore
John Haymore IV
William Haymore Sr

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  • Polly Haymore in the 1840 United States Federal Census

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Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from the French port of Calais.

Greek: variant of Kallis .

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

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