Cyrus Southard

22 September 1800–8 May 1832 (Age 31)
Dresden, Lincoln, Maine, United States

The Life of Cyrus

When Cyrus Southard was born on 22 September 1800, in Dresden, Lincoln, Maine, United States, his father, Abraham Southard Sr, was 43 and his mother, Susana Paris, was 42. He married Mary Davidson Nichols on 25 September 1828, in Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 8 May 1832, in Vassalboro, Kennebec, Maine, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Union Cemetery, Vassalboro, Kennebec, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cyrus Southard
1800–1832
Mary Davidson Nichols
1802–1883
Marriage: 25 September 1828
Caroline Matilda Southard
1830–1896
Leander Patten Southard
1831–1833

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 September 1828
Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Elizabeth Southard

    Female1777–1896Female

    Amaziah Southard I

    Male1780–1848Male

    Abraham Southard Jr.

    Male1782–1862Male

    Stillborn Southard

    Male1785–1785Male

    Stephen Southard Sr

    Male1786–1841Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1804 · Whitehead Light

Age 4

In 1804, President Thomas Jefferson authorized the creation of a light station on Whitehead Island. The light house went into service by 1807. It is the third-oldest light house in Maine. Whitehead Light still exists as the private property of Pine Island Camp, a non-profit organization.
1812

Age 12

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cyrus Southard, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Cyrus Southard, "Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990"
  • Cyrus Southard in entry for Caroline Matilda Farwell, "Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907 "

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