Henry D. Word

1818–after 1860 (Age 42)
Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary 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, at the age of 43.

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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

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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

(1997: 1999;2007: 4477; 2010: 6177)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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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"

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