Arminda Francis Cartwright

Female23 October 1828–22 April 1917

Brief Life History of Arminda Francis

When Arminda Francis Cartwright was born on 23 October 1828, in Sangamon, Illinois, United States, her father, Rev Peter Cartwright Jr., was 43 and her mother, Frances Gaines, was 39. She married Levi Carroll Pitner on 30 August 1848, in Sangamon, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Illinois, United States in 1870. She died on 22 April 1917, in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Pleasant Plains Cemetery, Cartwright Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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Levi Carroll Pitner
Arminda Francis Cartwright
Marriage: 30 August 1848
Levi John Pitner

Sources (12)

  • Arminda Cartwright in entry for Lee J Pitner, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Amanda F Pitner in household of Levi C Pitner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Arminda Pitner in household of Levi C Pitner, "United States Census, 1870"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 August 1848Sangamon, Illinois, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 2

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries: 1831: Cook, Illinois, United States


    Age 26

    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Cook, Illinois, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands and northern England): occupational name from Middle English cart(e) ‘cart’ + wright(e) ‘craftsman’ (Old English cræt or Old Norse kartr + Old English wyrhta), for a cartwright, a maker of carts.

    Variant of Courtright , a surname of Dutch origin.

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

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