Amanda Brannon

7 August 1848–18 August 1916 (Age 68)
Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Amanda

When Amanda Brannon was born on 7 August 1848, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States, her father, Jefferson Brannon, was 39 and her mother, Ann Owens, was 36. She married James C. Wagoner on 5 March 1868, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Mitcheltree Township, Martin, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 18 August 1916, in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States, at the age of 68.

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James C. Wagoner
Amanda Brannon
Marriage: 5 March 1868
Samantha Wagoner
Ida Waggoner
Tina Whittaker Waggoner
James Waggoner
Walter B Wagner
Florence Waggoner
Tine Waggoner

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 March 1868Lawrence, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 3
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
    1854 · Creation of the Republican Party
    Age 6
    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim 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.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 18
    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

    Irish: variant of Brannan , itself a variant of Brennan .

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Mandy Waggoner in household of James Waggoner, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Amanda Brannon in entry for Edward B Long and Ida Whistler, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
    • Amanda Wagoner in household of James C Wagoner, "United States Census, 1870"

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