Henry D. Word

Male1818–after 1860

Brief Life History of Henry D.

When Henry D. Word was born in 1818, in Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, United States, his father, John W Word, was 21 and his mother, Elizabeth Simmons, was 21. He married Isabella C. Park on 22 January 1852, in Coweta, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Coweta, Georgia, United States in 1850. He died after 1860.

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Henry D. Word
Isabella C. Park
Marriage: 22 January 1852
Cathrine Elizabeth Word
Dorcas Word
Alton Word
Nancey Elizabeth Word
Dolly Word
John Ivison Word
John Ivison Word

Sources (5)

  • Draton Word, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry D. Word, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • Henry D Worde in household of Elizabeth Worde, "United States Census, 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 January 1852Coweta, Georgia, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 1

    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. 


    Age 8

    Historical Boundaries 1826: Coweta, Georgia, United States

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 12

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Perhaps an Americanized form of Dutch Van der Woord, a habitational name from any of the places called Woord or Woerd.

    English: variant of Worth .

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

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