Martha Priscilla Hardman

Female23 July 1865–18 May 1925

Brief Life History 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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Franklin B. Rarick
Martha Priscilla Hardman
Marriage: 5 February 1884
Cora Estella Rarick
Iona Ellen Rarick
Mary Ermel Rarick

Sources (17)

  • Martha Rarick in household of Frank Rarick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Martha Priscilla Hardman - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Priscilla Martha Hardman
  • Martha P. Hardman, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 February 1884Darke, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

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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 The Amendment was later repealed.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

    English: occupational name from Middle English herdeman, herdema+n, hurdeman (Old English hierdeman, heordman) ‘herdsman, one who tends livestock’. Compare Heard .

    English: occasionally from the Middle English personal name Hardman (Old English Heardmann, literally ‘hard man’).

    English and Irish: shortened form of Hardeman .

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

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