Phoebe Orissa Bovee

19 May 1834–
New York, United States

The Life of Phoebe Orissa

When Phoebe Orissa Bovee was born on 19 May 1834, in New York, United States, her father, John Bovee, was 40 and her mother, Samantha Hedden, was 36. She lived in Union, Cazenovia, Madison, New York, United States in 1855 and Kendall, Orleans, New York, United States in 1865.

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Family Time Line

John Bovee
1793–
Samantha Hedden
1798–
Jemima Bovee
1816–1876
Lettitia Bovee
1818–
Job Hedden Bovee
1820–1894
John Smith Bovee
1822–
Jackson Bovee
1823–
Nicholas Bovee
1825–1901
Nancy J. Bovee
1828–1829
Fredrick D. Bovee
1830–1903
Edwin Henry Bovee
1832–1903
Phoebe Orissa Bovee
1834–
Joseph William Bovee
1840–1911
Francis M. Bovee
1843–

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 12

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1865

Age 31

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 French (Bovée): habitational name from a place named Bovée-sur-Barboure in Meuse.2 Possibly an altered spelling of the French habitational name Beauvais .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Orissa Bovee in household of John Bovee, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Orissa Bovee in household of Jacob Handenbrook, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Orissa Bovee in household of John Bovee, "New York State Census, 1855"

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