Eliza Heart

Female13 September 1828–11 March 1907

Brief Life History of Eliza

When Eliza Heart was born on 13 September 1828, in McMinn, Tennessee, United States, her father, John Jackson Hart I, was 39 and her mother, Ruth Stout, was 33. She married Thomas Languard Murphy on 6 March 1845, in Greene, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Empire City, Galena, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Garfield, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1900. She died on 11 March 1907, in Benton, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Languard Murphy
Eliza Heart
Marriage: 6 March 1845
William B. Murphy
John Asbury Murphy
Crieton Murphy
Leander Monroe Murphy
Thomas Martin Devalquit Murphy
James Louis Lincoln Murphy
Sussanah Magdaline Caroline Murphy
Eliza M V Murphy
Mr Murphy
Son Son Murphy
Son Son Murphy
Leander or Leonard? Murphy

Sources (9)

  • Eliza Murphy in household of Arch Mccarty, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Eliza Hart, "Missouri, Civil Marriages, 1820-1874"
  • Eliza Hart in entry for Thomas Murphy, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1845Greene, Missouri, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 2

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.


    Age 11

    Historical Boundaries - 1839: Benton, Arkansas, United States


    Age 26

    Bleeding Kansas was a time period between the years 1854 and 1861 with a series of violent confrontations over whether slavery would be legal in Kansas Territory.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Hart .

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

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