Amy Leah Mitchell

1739–1803 (Age 64)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Amy Leah

When Amy Leah Mitchell was born in 1739, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, her father, James G Mitchell, was 32 and her mother, Amy Ann Davis, was 31. She married George Boyd on 7 November 1797, in Halifax, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died in 1803, in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

George Boyd
Amy Leah Mitchell
Marriage: 7 November 1797
Mary Boyd
Elizabeth Boyd
Hannah Boyd
Patrick Boyd
John Boyd
Sarah Boyd
Robert Alexander Boyd
Nancy Ann Boyd
George Boyd Jr
Rachel Boyd

Spouse and Children

7 November 1797
Halifax, Virginia, United States


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World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 19

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 37

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 41

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

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish:1. from the Middle English, Old French personal name Michel, vernacular form of Michael . 2. nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’. 3. Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs Amy Boyd - birth-name: Amy Boyd

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