Amos Scudder Means

Male 1787 - 1867  (80 years)


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  • Name Amos Scudder Means 
    Born 22 Mar 1787  Mifflin Co. , PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Oct 1867  Lewis County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8635  Williams Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2015 

    Father John Means
              b.
    February 21, 1744, Newtown, Buckingham Twp., Bucks Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    March 2, 1835, Maysville, Lewis County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years) 
    Mother Jemima Scudder
              b.
    October 13, 1744, Ewing, Mercer Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1836, Lewis Co. KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married November 25, 1770  Mercer Co. NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2947  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Rumsey
              b.
    6 Feb 1802, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    10 Apr 1883, Lewis County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1821  Lewis Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Amanda Means
              b.
    6 Feb 1824, Lewis Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    27 Apr 1881, Saybrook, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +2. Robert Franklin Means
              b.
    26 Dec 1825
              d.
    1907  (Age 81 years)
    +3. Amos Jefferson Means
              b.
    December 26, 1825, Lewis County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    February 8, 1898  (Age ~ 73 years)
    +4. Quincy Adams Means
              b.
    11 Apr 1828, Lewis Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1928  (Age 99 years)
     5. Edward Rumsey Means
              b.
    13 Feb 1830
              d.
    Mar 1830  (Age 0 years)
     6. Elizabeth Eveline Means
              b.
    2 Mar 1831
              d.
    22 Jan 1865  (Age 33 years)
     7. Sarah Elizabeth Means
              b.
    4 Jun 1833
              d.
    10 Mar 1883  (Age 49 years)
     8. James Rumsey Means
              b.
    8 Jun 1836
              d.
    1837  (Age 0 years)
     9. Henry Clay Means
              b.
    14 Mar 1839
              d.
    Jan 1862  (Age 22 years)
     10. William Harrison Means
              b.
    28 Jun 1841, Lewis Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Marion Orvaline Means
              b.
    1 Mar 1844
              d.
    17 Oct 1881  (Age 37 years)
    +12. Zachary Taylor Means
              b.
    12 Aug 1847, Lewis Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F3020  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jan 1821 - Lewis Co., KY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Oct 1867 - Lewis County, KY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Amos was willed the family farm his Father John was living on. (150 acres)

      There was an Amos Means who was a Private in Captain Bayless's Company, Kentucky Volunteers in the War of 1812.
      He took claim of lands in McLean Co.IL March 1, 1854 Book 242, page 574.

      http://archive.org/stream/soldiersofwarof100cust#page/n27/mode/2up

      1850 Census has him and family:
      Year: 1850 State: Kentucky County: Lewis Sheet No: 167A
      Reel no: 432-210 Division: District No.2 Page No: 22
      Enumerated on: July 26th, 1850 by: L. J. Procter