Lucinda Petty

3 October 1782–23 September 1867 (Age 85)
Halifax, Virginia, United States

The Life of Lucinda

When Lucinda Petty was born on 3 October 1782, in Halifax, Virginia, United States, her father, Zachariah Petty, was 21 and her mother, Nancy Anne Dodson, was 17. She married Reuben Macy on 20 October 1802, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Perry Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 September 1867, in Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Economy Cemetery, Economy, Perry Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Macy
Lucinda Petty
Marriage: 20 October 1802
Mary Macy
Nancy Macy
Joseph Macy
Sarah Macy
William Macy
Matilda Macy
Obed Macy
Elizabeth Macy
Riley Macy
Emily Macy
Reuben Macy

Spouse and Children

20 October 1802
North Carolina, United States


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 6

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

Age 26

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Petit . The name is also found in Ireland, the main branch there having been established in County Kerry in the 17th century by Sir William Petty .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Macey in household of Reuben Macey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lucin Macy in household of Jonath P Adamson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lucy Petty, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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