Lucy Ann Hurley

about 1825–
Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Lucy Ann

Lucy Ann Hurley was born about 1825, in Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada. She married John Samuel Wood on 2 November 1841, in Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Samuel Wood
1818–1898
Lucy Ann Hurley
1825–
Marriage: 2 November 1841
William Wood
1843–
Margaret Wood
1848–1923
Christiana Wood
1850–
James Eli Wood
1855–
Robert Wood
1856–
John Samuel Wood
1861–
Stephen Henry Wood
1863–1940
Wellington Wood
1865–
Rodger George Wood
1867–1940

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 November 1841Cornwall, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1867 · Ontario Founded
    Age 42
    On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
    1869
    Age 44
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    1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act
    Age 61
    In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the three places called Hurley (Somerset, Warwickshire, Berkshire). The Warwickshire and Berkshire placenames derive from Old English hyrne ‘angle, corner’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. The Somerset placename, for a minor place near Crowcombe, may have the same origin but this cannot be certain due to a lack of medieval forms.Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUrthuile ‘descendant of Urthuile’, a personal name possibly meaning ‘great flood’.Irish: variant of Herlihy .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Herlihy
    Herley

    Sources (12)

    • Lucy Woods in household of Samuel Woods, "Canada Census, 1881"
    • Lucy Ann Wood in entry for Hiram Sprague and Margaret Wood, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
    • Lucy Harley in entry for Maggie Sprague, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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