Diana Hodgson

1810–Female
Nevada, Mercer, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Diana

Diana Hodgson was born in 1810, in Nevada, Mercer, Kentucky, United States. She married William Petty on 6 August 1833, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Guilford, Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1850. She died in Guilford, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Petty
1810–
Diana Hodgson
1810–
Marriage: 6 August 1833
Lydia Petty
1835–
Henry Petty
1836–
George Watson Petty
1837–1930
Elias Petty
1840–
Louisa Petty
1843–
James Andrew Petty
1844–1919
Amanda Petty
1847–
Rebecca Petty
1849–
Thomas C Petty
1852–
Rebeca Emiline Petty
1858–1895

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 August 1833
Guilford, North Carolina, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 20

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1846

Age 36

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

Name Meaning

English (northern): patronymic from Hodge .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Diana Petty in household of William Petty, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Diannah Hodgin, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Diannah Petty in entry for Francis S. Davis and Lydia Petty, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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