Mary Hack

FemaleJune 1739–12 February 1816

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Hack was born in June 1739, in Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Hack, was 36 and her mother, Mary Mason, was 36. She married James Meadows on 9 January 1763, in Somerby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 12 February 1816, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

James Meadows
Mary Hack
Marriage: 9 January 1763
John Meadows
James Meadows
about 1766–
Richard Meadows
about 1770–about 1784
William Meadows
–about 1770
William Meadows
about 1766–about 1766
Mary Meadows

Sources (11)

  • Mary Hack, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Wm Medows, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Hack - Published information: birth-name: Mary Hack

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 January 1763Somerby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (2)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 62

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.


    Age 76

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    German and Dutch: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hac(c)o, a short form of a compound name beginning with the element hag ‘hedge, enclosure’.

    German and Dutch: occupational name for a butcher or a woodcutter (see Hacker ).

    North German: occupational name for a peddler (see Haack 3).

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

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