Harriet C. Moss

1818–1898 (Age 80)
Pendleton, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Harriet C.

When Harriet C. Moss was born in 1818, in Pendleton, South Carolina, United States, her father, Frederick Moss, was 46 and her mother, Barbara Barry, was 35. She married George Washington Treadaway on 7 November 1836, in Pickens, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Tippah, Mississippi, United States in 1870 and Beat 3, Union, Mississippi, United States in 1880. She died in 1898, in Union, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 80.

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George Washington Treadaway
Harriet C. Moss
Marriage: 7 November 1836
William Treadaway
George W. Treadaway
John Treadaway
Newton J. Treadaway
Frederick James Treadaway
Samuel Treadaway
Susan Treadway
Warren Treadaway
Johanna Treadaway
Benjamin Holland Treadaway
David O. Treadaway

Spouse and Children

7 November 1836
Pickens, South Carolina, United States


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Susan Caroline Moss


    Nancy Jane Moss


    Martha Patsy Moss



+5 More Children

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."

Age 28

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh: from the personal name Moss, a Middle English vernacular form of the Biblical name Moses .2 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived by a peat bog, Middle English, Old English mos, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. (It was not until later that the vocabulary word came to denote the class of plants characteristic of a peat-bog habitat, under the influence of the related Old Norse word mosi.)3 Americanized form of Moses or some other like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hariet Treadaway, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Harriet C Treadaway in household of J Treadaway, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Harriet Treadaway, "United States Census, 1860"

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