Betty Ann Lucas

1847–Deceased (Age NaN)
Villa,Kanawha,West Virginia

The Life of Betty Ann

When Betty Ann Lucas was born in 1847, her father, William Sanders Lucas, was 31 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Hunter, was 19. She married Archibald P Young in 1862, in West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Kanawha, Virginia, United States for about 10 years and Elk, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years.

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Archibald P Young
Betty Ann Lucas
Strother Young
Hiram S Young
Charles Frederick Young
Mary Elizabeth White
Melburn. B. Young
Chloe Ann Young

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    Strother Young


    Hiram S Young


    Charles Frederick Young




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World Events (3)

1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established

Age 0

Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 16

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

1 English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, etc.: from the Latin personal name Lucas (Greek Loukas) ‘man from Lucania’. Lucania is a region of southern Italy thought to have been named in ancient times with a word meaning ‘bright’ or ‘shining’. Compare Lucio . The Christian name owed its enormous popularity throughout Europe in the Middle Ages to St. Luke the Evangelist, hence the development of this surname and many vernacular derivatives in most of the languages of Europe. Compare Luke . This is also found as an Americanized form of Greek Loukas .2 Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lùcais ( see McLucas ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Biddy Ann Young in household of Archibald B Young, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Biddy A Young in household of Archibald P Young, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Betty Ann Lucus in household of Saunders Lucus, "United States Census, 1850"

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