Lucinda Roddye

Brief Life History of Lucinda

When Lucinda Roddye was born on 10 February 1804, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Jesse Roddye, was 29 and her mother, Jane 'Jenny' Mahaffe, was 27. She married Benjamin John White on 6 April 1827, in Rhea, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Civil District 12, Jackson, Tennessee, United States in 1880.

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Benjamin John White
Lucinda Roddye
Marriage: 6 April 1827
Sarah Jane White
Mary Catherine White
Mahala Ann White
William L. White
James Columbus White
Benjamin F. White
Hugh Lawson White
Elizabeth White

Sources (3)

  • Lucinda White, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucinda Roddye, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Luenida Roddye, "Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950"

World Events (8)


Atlantic slave trade abolished.


War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

Name Meaning

Altered form of Roddy or of German Rode .

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

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