Amanda Dial

Kentucky, United States

The Life of Amanda

When Amanda Dial was born in 1840, in Kentucky, United States, her father, William Mitchell Dial, was 33 and her mother, Mary "Polly" Bennett, was 30. She married Daniel Clay on 3 June 1856, in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Magisterial District 2 Tracy, Barren, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Magisterial District 6 Fillmore, Logan, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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Daniel Clay
Amanda Dial
Marriage: 3 June 1856
William Clay
Elmeda "Metie" Clay
Joe S Clay
Jiles H Clay
Franke Clay

Spouse and Children

    Daniel Clay



3 June 1856
Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States


    William Clay


    Elmeda "Metie" Clay


    Joe S Clay


    Jiles H Clay


    Franke Clay


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 10

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 32

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: of uncertain origin; possibly an altered form of Irish Doyle . Compare Dyal .2 Name found among people of Indian origin in Guyana and Trinidad: altered spelling of Dayal . This spelling is found in Indian names occasionally when -dial is the final element of a compound personal name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Clay in household of Daniel Clay, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda Clay in household of D C Clay, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Amanda Clay in household of Daniel K Clay, "United States Census, 1870"

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