Martha Priscilla Hardman

23 July 1865–18 May 1925 (Age 59)
Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life of Martha Priscilla

When Martha Priscilla Hardman was born on 23 July 1865, in Darke, Ohio, United States, her father, Martin Cable Hardman, was 33 and her mother, Martha Weaver, was 33. She married Franklin B. Rarick on 5 February 1884, in Darke, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Wabash Township, Darke, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Adams Township, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1920. She died on 18 May 1925, in Gettysburg, Darke, Ohio, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Gettysburg, Darke, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin B. Rarick
1862–1938
Martha Priscilla Hardman
1865–1925
Marriage: 5 February 1884
Cora E. Rairick
1885–1948
Iona Ellen Rarick
1890–1945
Mary Ermel Rarick
1896–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 February 1884
Darke, Ohio, United States
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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 16

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.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Lancashire): occupational name for a herdsman, a variant of Herdman ( see Heard ). (The change of -er- to -ar- was a regular phonetic pattern in Old French and Middle English.)2 English: from an unattested Old English personal name Heardmann, composed of the elements heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’ + mann ‘man’. According to Reaney and Wilson, compound names with this second element became common in late Old English in eastern England.3 Irish: of English origin (see above), but sometimes confused with Harman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Rarick in household of Frank Rarick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Percilla Rarick in household of Frank B Rarick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Martha P Rarick in household of Franklin B. Rarick, "United States Census, 1900"

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