Martha A. Hardy

1818–20 February 1850 (Age 32)
Edgefield, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Martha A.

Martha A. Hardy was born in 1818, in Edgefield, South Carolina, United States as the daughter of Richard Hardy and Elizabeth. She married Jacob Lucius in April 1834, in Edgefield, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Yazoo City, Yazoo, Mississippi, United States in 1850 and Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States in 1850. She died on 20 February 1850, in Sharkey, Tallahatchie, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 32.

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Jacob Lucius
Martha A. Hardy
Marriage: April 1834
John B Lucius
Barbara Ann Eliza Lucius
Elizabeth Sarah Lucius
Lucinda C Lucius
Catharine Lucius
Thomas J. Lucius
Sarah Evandor Lucius

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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 1
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion
Age 4
"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed
Age 11
In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and French: nickname for a brave or foolhardy man, from Old French, Middle English hardi ‘bold’, ‘courageous’ (of Germanic origin; compare Hard 1).2 Irish: in addition to being an importation of the English name, this is also found as an Anglicized form (by partial translation) of Gaelic Mac Giolla Deacair ‘son of the hard lad’.3 Scottish: variant spelling of Hardie 2.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Martha Lucius in household of Jacob Lucius, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Martha A Lucins in household of J Lucins, "United States Census, 1850"

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