Ann Hart

1850–
Blount, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Ann

When Ann Hart was born in 1850, in Blount, Tennessee, United States, her father, James A Boyd, was 36 and her mother, Abigail Hart, was 27.

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Family Time Line

James A Boyd
1814–1892
Abigail Hart
1823–1892
Nathaniel Campbell Boyd
1846–1909
Mary Boyd
1848–
Ann Hart
1850–
William A. Boyd
1852–1892
Sarah J. Boyd
1855–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 12

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 13

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

1 English and North German: from a personal name or nickname meaning ‘stag’, Middle English hert, Middle Low German hërte, harte.2 German: variant spelling of Hardt 1 and 2.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or a nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Ann Hart - Government record: birth-name: Ann Hart

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