Margaret Hays

Brief Life History of Margaret

When Margaret Hays was born on 15 July 1780, in Botetourt, Virginia, United States, her father, Charles Hayes, was 35 and her mother, Margaret Stevenson, was 30. She married Nathaniel Ledgerwood Sr. on 16 April 1799, in Jacksboro, Campbell, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in McCameron Township, Martin, Indiana, United States in 1850. She died on 29 December 1863, in Perry Township, Martin, Indiana, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ledgerwood Cemetery, Crane, Perry Township, Martin, Indiana, United States.

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Nathaniel Ledgerwood Sr.
Margaret Hays
Marriage: 16 April 1799
Margaret "Peggy" Ledgerwood
David Ledgerwood
Charles Ledgerwood
Barbara Ledgerwood
George Ledgerwood
Nathaniel Ledgerwood Jr.
Rebecca Ledgerwood
Joseph Ledgerwood
Jacob Ledgerwood
Samuel Nathaniel Ledgerwood
Samuel Ledgerwood
Charles Ledgerwood
David Ledgerwood
George Ledgerwood

Sources (16)

  • Margaret Segerwood in household of Jacob Segerwood, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret Hays - Published information: birth-name: Margaret Hays
  • Margt Hays, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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Name Meaning

English: variant of Hayes .

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

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