David Wesley Lucas

18 May 1834–11 November 1892 (Age 58)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of David Wesley

When David Wesley Lucas was born on 18 May 1834, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Rev. Wesley W. Lucas, was 25 and his mother, Jane Covey, was 28. He married Martha Lawson about 1855, in Madison, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Perry, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died on 11 November 1892, in Wesley, Madison, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Wesley Cemetery, Wesley, Madison, Arkansas, United States.

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David Wesley Lucas
Margaret J. Hankins
Marriage: 1861
William Jacob Lucas
John Wesley Lucas
George Washington Lucas
Samuel DeHart Lucas
Charles Caleb Lucas
Mary F Rosa Lucas
Mary F R Lucas
Walter Dekalb Lucas

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Madison, Arkansas, United States


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World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 1

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 20

Historical Boundaries - 1854: Madison, Arkansas, United States

Name Meaning

The Gaelic form of Luke.

Sources (3)

  • David W Lucas in household of Wesly Lucas, "United States Census, 1850"
  • D W Lucas, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David W Lucas, "United States Census, 1880"

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