John Hardwick Hedgepeth

Male22 October 1877–6 January 1905

Brief Life History of John Hardwick

When John Hardwick Hedgepeth was born on 22 October 1877, in Chester, Chester, South Carolina, United States, his father, William Petrie Hedgepeth, was 38 and his mother, Frances Virginia Colvin, was 34. He died on 6 January 1905, at the age of 27.

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William Petrie Hedgepeth
Frances Virginia Colvin
William Andrew Hedgepeth
Eula Frances Hedgepeth
David Edwin Hedgepeth
Minnie Corine Hedgepeth
James Osbourne Hedgepeth
Margaret Bell Hedgepeth
Joel C. Hedgepeth
John Hardwick Hedgepeth

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  • John H Hedgepeth, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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World Events (8)

1878 · Liberian Exodus

Age 1

April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


Age 9

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hudspeth , altered by folk etymology. This name is particularly common in NC.

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

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