Moses B. Hammett

1813–Male
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Moses B.

When Moses B. Hammett was born in 1813, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Daniel Hammett, was 36 and his mother, Mary Polly Vandiver, was 34. He married Lucy Lemaster about 1838. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Moses B. Hammett
1813–
Lucy Lemaster
1812–
Marriage: about 1838
Elizabeth Hammett
1837–1921
Cynthia Hammett
1839–
Coleman Hammett
1841–
Richard D Hammett
1844–1907
Minerva Hammett
1846–
Oliver H. Hammett
1848–
John A. Hammett
1850–
Ralph L Hammett
1851–1935
Mary Catherine Hammett
1854–
Charlie Wofford Hammett
1857–1940
Lucy Jane Hammett
1859–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1838
Spartanburg, South Carolina
children

(11)

    Elizabeth Hammett

    Female1837–1921Female

    Cynthia Hammett

    Female1839–Female

    Coleman Hammett

    Male1841–Male

    Richard D Hammett

    Male1844–1907Male

    Minerva Hammett

    Female1846–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 9

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1846

Age 33

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): from a pet form of the Norman personal name Hamo ( see Hammond 1).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Moses Hamett, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mores B Hammett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Moses Hammett in entry for Cynthia Millwood, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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