Hetty Horn

Brief Life History of Hetty

Hetty Horn was born about 1785, in Knox, Tennessee, United States as the daughter of Nicholas Horn and Rebecca Badgett. She married John Tidings Foreman on 4 March 1801, in Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 9 August 1849, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Hancock, Illinois, United States.

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John Tidings Foreman
Hetty Horn
Marriage: 4 March 1801
Ransom Sweatman Foreman
Mary Ann Foreman
Child Foreman
Anderson Foreman
Sarah Foreman
Rebecca Foreman

Sources (8)

  • Hetty, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Hettie Horne in the Millennium File
  • Hetty, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Hershel, Emanuel, Erez, Yehuda, Ayal, Danit, Doron, Dov, Elad, Elihu, Eran, Haim.

Jewish (Ashkenazic): altered form of Horn 5, originating under Russian influence, since Russian has no h and alters it to g in borrowed words and names. In Israel, the name has been reinterpreted by folk etymology as being from Hebrew goren ‘threshing floor’, which is in fact etymologically and semantically unrelated.

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

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