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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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Ledgerwood Sr.
1773–1836
Margaret Hays
1780–1863
Marriage: 16 April 1799
Margaret "Peggy" Ledgerwood
1801–1874
David Ledgerwood
1804–1878
Charles Ledgerwood
1806–1866
Barbara Ledgerwood
1811–1845
George Ledgerwood
1812–1894
Nathaniel Ledgerwood Jr.
1815–1886
Rebecca Ledgerwood
1819–1894
Joseph Ledgerwood
1821–1833
Jacob Ledgerwood
1822–1880
Samuel Nathaniel Ledgerwood
1825–1893
Samuel Ledgerwood
1827–
Charles Ledgerwood
1829–
David Ledgerwood
1832–
George Ledgerwood
1836–

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"

World Events (8)

1781

The American Revolution ended with the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown Virginia.

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

1803

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hayes .

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

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