Lewis M. Dabney

8 October 1804–3 October 1838 (Age 34)
Manheim, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lewis M.

Lewis M. Dabney was born on 8 October 1804, in Manheim, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Thomas Dabney and Elisabeth Tegtmeyer. He married Elizabeth Miller on 15 February 1825. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 3 October 1838, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

Lewis M. Dabney
Elizabeth Miller
Marriage: 15 February 1825
Sarah Merryweather Dabney

Spouse and Children

15 February 1825


    Sarah Merryweather Dabney


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Dabney


    Elisabeth Tegtmeyer




    Samuel Dabney



    Mary Anna Dabney


World Events (8)


Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 8

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 15

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English (of both Norman and Huguenot origin): altered form of French d’Aubigné, a habitational name for someone from any of the various places in northern France called Aubigny or Aubigné, named with the Romano-Gallic personal name Albinius (a derivative of Latin albus ‘white’; compare Alban and Albin ) + the locative suffix -acum.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lewis Dabney, "Pennsylvania, Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Lewis M. Debony, "Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958"

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